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Robert Sampson Elegant (born March 7, 1928) is a British-American author and journalist. He was born in New York City. He spent many years in Asia as a journalist. He covered both the Korean and the Vietnam Wars.


  • The Dragon's Seed, St. Martin's (1959)
  • The Center of the World, Doubleday (1964) (revised edition by Funk in 1968)
  • Mao's Great Revolution, World Publishing (1971)
  • China's Red Masters: Political Biographies of the Chinese Communist Leaders, Greenwood Press (1971) (First reprint)
  • Mao vs. Chiang: The Battle for China, Grosset & Dunlap (1972)
  • The Great Cities: Hong Kong, Time-Life (1977)
  • Pacific Destiny: Inside Asia Today, Crown (1990)
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