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Tombstone: The Great Chinese Famine, 1958-1962

Yang Jisheng - History - 2012 - 629 pages
An account of the famine that killed roughly thirty-six million Chinese during the Great Leap Forward examines how the communist ideologies and collectivization campaigns ...
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The Great Famine in China, 1958-1962: A Documentary History

Xun Zhou - History - 2012 - 256 pages
Beginning soon after the implementation of the policies of the Great Leap Forward of 1958-1961, when the drive to collectivize and industrialize undermined the livelihoods of ...
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Historical Dictionary of the Chinese Communist Party

Lawrence R. Sullivan - History - 2011 - 400 pages
The Chinese Communist Party, as the political leader of the world's largest country and second largest economy, plays an undeniably important role in global politics. Founded ...
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Mao's Great Famine: The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-62

Frank Dikötter - History - 2010 - 448 pages
Winner of the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2011 Between 1958 and 1962, 45 million Chinese people were worked, starved or beaten to death. Mao Zedong threw his ...
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The A to Z of the Chinese Cultural Revolution

Guo Jian, Yongyi Song, Yuan Zhou - History - 2009 - 504 pages
The Cultural Revolution in the People's Republic of China started in 1966 and lasted about a decade. This revolutionary upsurge of Chinese students and workers, led by Mao ...
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The Politics of Agricultural Cooperativization in China: Mao, Deng Zihui ...

Frederick C. Teiwes, Warren Sun - Business & Economics - 1993 - 227 pages
The decision to initiate a High Tide of agricultural co-operativisation in 1955 in China, is documented in this text. The social impact, policy conflict and leadership style of ...
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The MAO Era before the Cultural Revolution: Part 6 of The Revival of China

MAO Min - History - 2016 - 636 pages
This is Part 6 of the book entitled "The Revival of China". The full book is about the revival of China in the 20th century and the first decade of the 21st century. This part ...
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Mao's Prey: The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intellectual

Jeannette Ford Fernandez - History - 2001 - 182 pages
Significant underestimates of cooling loads can result from the use of rural temperature data. This guide presents the results of long-term measurements of air temperatures at ...
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The Origins of Chinese Communism

Arif Dirlik - History - 1989 - 315 pages
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