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Re: The Hidden History of the Korean War
Oh. Thanks Henry!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Henry" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 16, 2002 6:25 AM
Subject: Re: The Hidden History of the Korean War
> In this book,The Soong Dynasty by Sterling Seagrave,
> the author has mentioned that the Soong brothers
> did the soy bean deal.
> I do not know how true was it but it was interesting.
> -Henry Chiang
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Martin Dunne" <email@example.com>
> To: <KOREAN-WAR-L@raven.cc.ku.edu>
> Sent: Tuesday, May 14, 2002 8:25 PM
> Subject: Re: The Hidden History of the Korean War
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: <RonaldS842@aol.com>
> > To: <KOREAN-WAR-L@raven.cc.ku.edu>
> > Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2002 8:48 AM
> > Subject: The Hidden History of the Korean War
> > > Hi all-
> > >
> > > I was in one of the local used book stores the other day and found
> > good
> > > paperbook copy of L.F. Stone's book. It was moderately priced and I
> > it
> > > thinking of the suggestion of John2.
> > > Well, it's not a bad book, well written. Stone says he wanted to
> > a
> > > novel and we'll find out if that's what he indeed did do.
> > > He starts out telling us that the war was started by some Chinese
> > traders
> > > who were trying to corner the soy-bean futures market (he's serious
> > > Stone, I understand was a big believer in the conspiracy theories of
> > history
> > > and he tries to build a case much like Sherlock Holmes . . .
> > > dear Watson.
> > > Well, I'll keep an open mind John2 and I'll report anything
> > to
> > > the rest of you guys, so you won't have to take the time to read it
> > yourself.
> > >
> > > Ron
> > >
> > Apart from Nationalist Chinese, he claims Joseph McCarthy was in on the
> > great soy-bean futures conspiracy!
> > Has anyone ever heard anymore on this?
> > Martin