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The story of China"s revolution

Owen Mortimer Green

The story of China"s revolution

by Owen Mortimer Green

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Published by Hutchinson & co., ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby O. M. Green.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS774 .G7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p.
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6482537M
      LC Control Number45005036
      OCLC/WorldCa10921933

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      The revolution left many people dead (estimates range from , to 2,,), displaced millions of people, and completely disrupted the country’s economy. Although Mao had intended for his revolution to strengthen communism, it had, ironically, the opposite effect, instead leading to China’s embrace of capitalism. Red Scarf Girl is a historical memoir written by Ji-li Jiang about her experiences during the Cultural Revolution of China, with a foreword by David Henry Hwang.. Ji-li Jiang was very important in her classroom and was respected until when the Cultural Revolution started. In Red Scarf Girl, Ji-li was at the top of her class and the da-dui-zhang, or Student Council Publisher: Harper Collins.

      On the centenary of the Russian Revolution, China Miéville tells the extraordinary story of this pivotal moment in history. In February of Russia was a backwards, autocratic monarchy, mired in an unpopular war; by October, after not one but two revolutions, it had become the world’s first workers’ state, straining to be at the vanguard of global revolution/5(68). Revolution, The renowned fantasy and science fiction writer China Mieville has long been inspired by the ideals of the Russian Revolution and here, on the centenary of the revolution, he provides his own distinctive take on its history.


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