The War in Asia
Lecture no. 11 from the course: World War II: A Military and Social History
Taught by Professor Thomas Childers | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Japan's invasion of China in 1937 was the climax of a two-decade evolution in Japanese foreign and military policy that began after World War I. Professor Childers analyzes Japanese designs on Asia, the strategic dilemmas presented by each strategic option, and the impact of events in Europe on Japanese calculations.