Friters, Gerard Martin, 1911-. Outer Mongolia and its international position

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Outer Mongolia and its international position

Published By: Original publisher Baltimore, Md.: The Johns Hopkins Press. 1949. xlvii, 358 p. : map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication [by] Gerard M. Friters ; introduction by Owen Lattimore

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2006. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Mongolia (AH01)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Production and supply (433); External trade (439); External relations (648);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This book is a history of Far Eastern international politics resulting from the independence movement of Outer Mongolia. A lengthy introduction by Owen Lattimore, who analyzes the course of Mongolian nationalism and revolution, precedes the author's description of modern Outer Mongolian society and its physical environment. The main body of the book traces the history of Mongolian relations with Russia, China, Japan and other interested powers, stressing events that followed the declaration of Mongolian independence in 1911. The final chapter discusses the international position of Outer Mongolia since the end of World War II. Included in the appendices are the 1940 Constitution of the Mongol People's Republic, brief biographical information of Mongol leaders, and a short chronology of political events.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 12

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. ah01-012

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliography and index

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document No date

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Social Scientist-4

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Robert Lee; 1955

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1901-1948

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) China, Mongolia, and Russia

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Mongolia--Politics and government


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