An Odyssey Through Wartime China

Full story: Wall Street Journal

In 1949, as the Chinese revolution extended its gains to the steppes in the western part of the country, Frank Bessac escaped via a nearly 2,000-mile journey through deserts and mountains to Tibet.
Comments
1 - 3 of 3 Comments Last updated Dec 31, 2010
Deng

Nanjing, China

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#1
Dec 26, 2010
 
TWO OLD USA TERRORISTS MEET FOR THE LAST TIME.

"Mr. Bessac's path crossed with the Dalai Lama's one last time. In 2009 at a banquet at New York's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, the Dalai Lama greeted the wizened explorer by affectionately bumping foreheads with him."

Since: Nov 10

Monte Vista, Colorado

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#2
Dec 26, 2010
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Deng wrote:
TWO OLD USA TERRORISTS MEET FOR THE LAST TIME.
"Mr. Bessac's path crossed with the Dalai Lama's one last time. In 2009 at a banquet at New York's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, the Dalai Lama greeted the wizened explorer by affectionately bumping foreheads with him."
With Mao and the communists about to perpetrate the greatest democide in human history -the murder of 70 million of their own people- Mr. Bessac can count himself lucky he got out alive.
Deng

Nanjing, China

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#3
Dec 31, 2010
 

HOW'S THE WEATHER IN MINNEAPOLIS?

Deng wrote:
TWO OLD USA TERRORISTS MEET FOR THE LAST TIME.
"Mr. Bessac's path crossed with the Dalai Lama's one last time. In 2009 at a banquet at New York's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, the Dalai Lama greeted the wizened explorer by affectionately bumping foreheads with him."

With Mao and the communists about to perpetrate the greatest democide in human history -the murder of 70 million of their own people- Mr. Bessac can count himself lucky he got out alive.
windypoint wrote:
<quoted text>
With Mao and the communists about to perpetrate the greatest democide in human history -the murder of 70 million of their own people- Mr. Bessac can count himself lucky he got out alive.

Tell me when this thread is updated: (Registration is not required)

Add to my Tracker Send me an email

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Urumqi, China Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Economic model in Xinjiang must be modified to ... Aug 3 Bob Burns 1
China studying new Silk Road rail link to Pakistan Jul '14 NITiN 3
China to build new Silk Road rail link to Pakistan Jul '14 NITiN 1
Web Preaches Jihad to China's Muslim Uighurs Jun '14 can you 1
Multiple Xinjiang executions no answer... Jun '14 It is so Amazing 2
3 China officials 'murdered in Xinjiang' May '14 western hypocrites 7
3 Chinese officials reportedly murdered in Xinj... May '14 Zhongguo Geming Jun 4
•••
Enter and win $5000
•••

Urumqi, China People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

•••