By Suping Lu
After the worst of the atrocities was once over, 3 American diplomats have been allowed to come back to the fallen urban on January 6, 1938. 3 days later, British Consul Humphrey Ingelram Prideaux-Brune, army connecté William Alexander Lovat-Fraser, and Air connecté J. S. Walser, besides German diplomats, arrived in Nanjing at the HMS Cricket to reopen the British Embassy.
The British diplomats constantly despatched out dispatches reporting neighborhood stipulations prior to and after their arrival. those records shape a constant and trustworthy list of the bloodbath, its aftermath, and the overall social stipulations within the months that undefined. This booklet incorporates a choice of British diplomatic files, Royal military studies of court cases, and US naval intelligence reports. a gloomy web page in History examines those newly unearthed files that increase our wisdom and realizing of the scope and intensity of the tragedy in Nanjing.
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A Dark Page in History: The Nanjing Massacre and Post-Massacre Social Conditions Recorded in British Diplomatic Dispatches, Admiralty Documents, and U.S. Naval Intelligence Reports by Suping Lu