An Odyssey Through Wartime China

An Odyssey Through Wartime China

There are 3 comments on the Wall Street Journal story from Dec 26, 2010, titled An Odyssey Through Wartime China. In it, Wall Street Journal reports that:

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.

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Deng

Nanjing, China

#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

#2 Dec 26, 2010
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

#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:
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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.

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