James C. Thomson, Jr.

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James Thomson, a member of the East Asian Research Center at Harvard University, lectures on history there but is likely to be more familiar to readers as one of the experts who appeared on the ABC-TV network to furnish commentary during President Nixon’s trip to China.

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August 1972

President Nixon’s visit to Peking starts one more surprising turn in an American-Chinese “affair” nearly two centuries old