Born June 25, 1918, in Changsha, China; son of Cheng-pai and Chang-shun (Li)
Huang; married Gayle Bates, September 20, 1966; children: Jefferson.
Attended U.S. Command and General Staff College, 1947; University of Michigan,
B.A., 1954, M.A., 1957, Ph.D., 1964.
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, assistant professor of history,
1964-66; Columbia University, New York City, visiting associate professor of
history, 1966-67; State University College at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY,
associate professor, 1967-71, professor of Chinese history, 1971- 80. Research
fellow at Harvard University, 1970-71.
Chinese National Army, served in India, Burma, and Manchuria, 1941-50; became