Accession Number : AD0772386

Title :   Communist China in Black Africa: The Tan-Zam Railway, 1965-1970.

Descriptive Note : Individual research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Curran,James C.

Report Date : 26 APR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 88

Abstract : The study examines the significance of Communist China's largest foreign aid project, the Tanzania-Zambia (Tan-Zam) Railway, in the context of China's Africa policy and its evident belief in the inevitability of a war between black and white in southern Africa. Information was acquired by a literature search, attendance at a conference on the Indian Ocean, interviews with US Government analysts, correspondence with an authoritative private source private source and by nine years as a US Foreign Service Officer in Africa. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *China, *Foreign policy, *International relations, *Africa, *Railroads, *Foreign aid, Reviews

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE