Madame Chiang Kai-shek: China's Eternal First Lady

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The book "Madame Chiang Kai-shek: China's Eternal First Lady" is the first complete Western  biography of Madame Chiang Kai-shek who was the key mover in pre-1949 China and went on to play a key role in preserving Taiwan's independence from mainland China in the 1950-60's. The book recounts her origins in the powerful Soong family and her career as China's first lady. Creator of the Flying Tigers, she was a master negotiator and influencer. The author Laura Tyson Li is a journalist who has written the book after extensive research and interviews with some of the key players.