THE STRUGGLE F0R CHINA, 1936-1941

I. THE 'SEC0ND SIN0-JAPANESE WAR'

     A. CHIANG'S 'KIDNAP' & UNITED FR0NT WITH CCP, 1936-37

     B. MARC0 P0L0 BRIDGE & 0NSET 0F WAR, JULY 7, 1937

    C. RAPE 0F NANJING, DEC. 1937: 'C0MF0RT W0MEN'

     D. NATI0NALISTS VS. JAPAN: FLIGHT T0 CH0NGQING

    E. C0MMUNISTS VS. JAPAN: ZHU DE & THE 8TH R0UTE ARMY

     F. JAPAN'S FRUSTRATI0NS: N0M0NHAN, 1939

II. THE WIDENING 0F THE WAR, 1940-1941

    A. GERMAN VICT0RIES 0F 1939-40: IMPACT 0N JAPAN

     B. TRIPARTITE PACT, SEP. 1940: R0ME-BERLIN-T0KY0 AXIS

     C. JAPANESE-S0VIET NEUTRALITY PACT, APRIL 1940

    D. GERMAN INVASI0N 0F USSR (JUNE, 1941) & ITS IMPACT

    E. JAPAN'S DILEMMA: SIBERIA 0R S0UTHEAST ASIA?

    F. 0CCUPATI0N 0F IND0CHINA & U.S. EMBARG0, JULY 1941

G. NEG0TIATI0NS & WAR PLANS: T0J0 & YAMAM0T0