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Remembering USS <em>Lexington</em>'s Story in the Pacific War
March 07, 2018
Remembering USS Lexington's Story in the Pacific War
USS Lexington has been found.
Remembering USS Lexington's Story in the Pacific War
Lessons From How Western Intelligence Tracked Imperial Japan's Aviation Technology
September 11, 2017
Lessons From How Western Intelligence Tracked Imperial Japan's Aviation Technology
What can the United States learn from its underestimation of Japanese capabilities during the first half of the 20th century?
Lessons From How Western Intelligence Tracked Imperial Japan's Aviation Technology
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
December 13, 2016
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia campaign is among the most successful series of military operations ever conducted.
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
The Most Dangerous Problem in Asia: China-Japan Relations
August 31, 2016
The Most Dangerous Problem in Asia: China-Japan Relations
China and Japan have a thousand year history of fighting each other. What if that pattern repeats itself?
The Most Dangerous Problem in Asia: China-Japan Relations
Japan’s Emperor Hints at Abdication in Televised Address
August 08, 2016
Japan’s Emperor Hints at Abdication in Televised Address
The ten-minute pre-recorded message was the second-ever televised address of the Emperor to the public.
Japan’s Emperor Hints at Abdication in Televised Address
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
July 20, 2016
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
Countering power with rules is doomed to fail in the South China Sea.
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
Japan's Emperor Wants to Abdicate, But That May Require Legal Reforms
July 15, 2016
Japan's Emperor Wants to Abdicate, But That May Require Legal Reforms
Emperor Akihito might want to abdicate, but other factors might prevent his wishes from coming to fruition.
Japan's Emperor Wants to Abdicate, But That May Require Legal Reforms
It's Time for an American Film Depicting the Chinese Theater of World War II
February 15, 2016
It's Time for an American Film Depicting the Chinese Theater of World War II
Why has Hollywood shied away from films about Sino-U.S. cooperation during the Second World War?
It's Time for an American Film Depicting the Chinese Theater of World War II
What If Japan Had Won The Battle of Midway?
January 08, 2016
What If Japan Had Won The Battle of Midway?
One of the most decisive battles of the Second World War could have ended up very differently. Be glad it didn’t though.
What If Japan Had Won The Battle of Midway?
Why Did Imperial Japan Surrender on the USS <em>Missouri</em>?
September 03, 2015
Why Did Imperial Japan Surrender on the USS Missouri?
The choice of the USS Missouri was no accident.
Why Did Imperial Japan Surrender on the USS Missouri?
4 Reasons Shinzo Abe Should Attend China’s WW2 Military Parade
August 24, 2015
4 Reasons Shinzo Abe Should Attend China’s WW2 Military Parade
After all considerations, the benefits are greater than costs. Shinzo Abe should seize this golden opportunity.
4 Reasons Shinzo Abe Should Attend China’s WW2 Military Parade
Remembering History’s Mightiest Warship
March 05, 2015
Remembering History’s Mightiest Warship
The brief look at the story behind the largest battleship ever constructed in naval history.
Remembering History’s Mightiest Warship
The CCP Didn’t Fight Imperial Japan; the KMT Did
September 04, 2014
The CCP Didn’t Fight Imperial Japan; the KMT Did
While the KMT military defended China against Japan during WWII, the CCP built up strength for the civil war.
The CCP Didn’t Fight Imperial Japan; the KMT Did
Resolving Asia's History Wars Once and for All
August 23, 2014
Resolving Asia's History Wars Once and for All
There's a painfully obvious solution to Asia’s history wars which no side even tries.
Resolving Asia's History Wars Once and for All
How Hiroshima and Nagasaki Saved Millions of Lives
August 07, 2014
How Hiroshima and Nagasaki Saved Millions of Lives
By showing the world the horrors of nuclear warfare, the atomic bombings made future ones much less likely.
How Hiroshima and Nagasaki Saved Millions of Lives
China’s Changing Position on Japan’s History
July 08, 2014
China’s Changing Position on Japan’s History
In recent years, China has significantly hardened its stance on Japan acknowledging its imperial past. Why?
China’s Changing Position on Japan’s History
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