Contents
NO FRAMES VERSION

Preface to the New Edition vii

Foreword by Robert A, Scalapino xiii
 

Acknowledgments xv
 

Introduction

I. The Cairo Declaration

II. "Island X"

III. The Surrender on Formosa, 1945

IV. Americans in Uniform

V. A Government of Merchants

VI. Chen Yi's "Necessary State Socialism"

VII. Unwelcome Witnesses

VIII. The UNRRA-CNRRA Story

IX. The Formosans' Story: A Year of Disenchantment

X. The Search for Recognition

XI. On the Eve of Disaster

XII. The February Incident, 1947

XIII. Town Meetings, American Style

XIV. The March Massacre

XV. The Aftermath

XVI. The "Reform Administration"

XVII. The Retreat to Formosa

XVIII. Turning Point

XIX. Formosa's "Republican Decade"

XX. Behind the Reform Facade

XXI. Two Chinas?

XXII. Free Formosa

Appendices

I. The Thirty-two Demands 475

II. Dr. K. C. Wu's Views on the Police State and General Chiang Ching-kuo 480
 

Notes  487
 

Index 497
 

Figures

Figure 1: Formosa's strategic position in the western Pacific.

Figure 2: Map of Formosa showing counties.