June GRASSO

China and the United States have recently forged close economic ties, but relations between the two nations have often been marred by political tension. Beginning in the eighteenth century when the U.S. emerged as a nation during China’s Qing dynasty, through the Nationalist period, and for much of Chinese Communist Party rule, the two nations often clashed.

In February 1784 the Empress of China left New York harbor on its historic

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By |2014-12-16T16:53:49-05:00January 23rd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, Governance, International Relations|Comments Off on United States–China Relations (Měi-Zhōng wàijiāo guānxì 美中外交关系)|Měi-Zhōng wàijiāo guānxì 美中外交关系 (United States–China Relations)

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