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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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Deng Xiaoping: A Revolutionary Life

Alexander V. Pantsov, Steven I. Levine - Biography & Autobiography - 2015 - 544 pages
Deng Xiaoping joined the Chinese Communist movement as a youth and rose in its ranks to become an important lieutenant of Mao's from the 1930s onward. Two years after Mao's ...
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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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Return of the Dragon: China's Wounded Nationalism

Maria Hsia Chang - History - 2001 - 257 pages
As Maoism recedes, and especially after the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre, Beijing has increasingly turned to patriotic nationalism for its ideological inspiration and ...
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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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A Road Is Made: Communism in Shanghai, 1920-1927

Stephen Anthony Smith - History - 2000 - 315 pages
"The book culminates in a detailed analysis of the three armed uprisings which led to the CCP's briefly taking power in March 1927, before being crushed by the troops of Chiang ...
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