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history of the modern Chinese revolution (1919-1956)

Kan-chih Ho

history of the modern Chinese revolution (1919-1956)

by Kan-chih Ho

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Published by Manika Barua Books & Periodicals in Calcutta .
Written in English


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Statement[by] Ho Kan-chih.
The Physical Object
Pagination317p. :
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16579074M

The Internet Modern History Sourcebook is one of series of history primary sourcebooks. It is intended to serve the needs of teachers and students in college survey courses in modern European history and American history, as well as in modern Western Civilization and World Cultures. Based on a wide variety of unusual and only recently available sources, this book covers the entire Cultural Revolution decade () and shows how the Cultural Revolution was experienced by ordinary Chinese at the base of urban and rural society/5(1).

The earliest known written records of the history of China date from as early as BC, from the Shang dynasty (c. – BC), during the king Wu Ding's reign, who was mentioned as the twenty-first Shang king by the same. Ancient historical texts such as the Book of Documents (early chapters, 11th century BC), the Records of the Grand Historian (c. BC) and the Bamboo Annals ( BC. Chinese Fiction of the Cultural Revolution. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. Yao, Yusheng. “The Elite Class Background of Wang Shuo and His Hooligan Characters.” Modern Ch no. 4 (): Spotted a mistake or want to add something? Please let us know in comments below or email us. © Whatsonweibo. All rights.

  Check out, The Search for Modern China by Jonathan D. Spence. The book begins at the end of the Ming Dynasty and ends with Tiananmen Square. I believe newer copies than mine might be updated. I once lived in the midst of a close knit Chinese community and after reading this book I became the authority on modern Chinese history. Your first book is Chinese Shadows by Simon Leys, published in I gather from reviews that at the time people still thought Mao was really great and so the author’s negative approach did not go down well.. Yes, Mao was still the cuddly guy in the Andy Warhol paintings and the visionary statesman who allowed Nixon to visit China. He was the man standing up in Tiananmen Square w


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History of the modern Chinese revolution (1919-1956) by Kan-chih Ho Download PDF EPUB FB2

Revolution and Its Past is a comprehensive study of China from the last quarter of the eighteenth century through to A fascinating and dramatic narrative, the book compels interest both as a history of an ancient civilization developing into a modern nation-state and as an account of how the Chinese as a people have struggled and continue to work to find their identity in the modern : $ History of the Modern Chinese Revolution Hardcover – Import, January 1, by Ho Kan-Chih (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ —Author: Ho Kan-Chih. Rebecca Karl’s China’s Revolutions in the Modern World underscores the centrality of China’s revolutionary experience to global modernity, and, through an analysis of China’s one and a half centuries of revolution in its many permutations, offers readers a deepened understanding of revolution itself.”Author: Rebecca E.

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It pieces together from interviews and memoirs perhaps the clearest account so far of the revolution that turned China from a totalitarian backwater led by one of the monsters of the 20th century into the power it has become today Vogel has a.

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The culture of the People's Republic of China is a rich and varied blend of traditional Chinese culture with communist and other international modern and post-modern influences.

During the Cultural Revolution, an enormous number of cultural treasures of inestimable value were seriously damaged or destroyed and the practice of many arts and crafts was prohibited. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Zhongguo xian dai ge ming shi.

Reprint of the ed. published by Foreign Languages Press, Peking, in series: China knowledge series. The Cultural Revolution was a sociopolitical movement in China that began in with Mao Zedong, the leader of the Chinese Communist Party. This brief interpretive history shows how. About China’s Revolutions in the Modern World.

A concise account of how revolutions made modern China and helped shape the modern world. China’s emergence as a twenty-first-century global economic, cultural, and political power is often presented as a story of what Chinese leader Xi Jinping calls the nation’s “great rejuvenation,” a story narrated as the return.

Book Description. Revolution and Its Past is a comprehensive study of China from the last quarter of the eighteenth century through to A fascinating and dramatic narrative, the book compels interest both as a history of an ancient civilization developing into a modern nation-state and as an account of how the Chinese as a people have struggled and continue to work to find their identity.

The Chinese Revolution spanned much of the 20th century and was a transformative event in world history. Its outcomes continue to shape our modern world. Today, the People’s Republic of China is one of the most powerful nations on Earth.

In October ofa group of revolutionaries in southern China led a successful revolt against the Qing Dynasty, establishing in its place the Republic of China and ending the imperial system. In the Nineteenth Century, the Qing Empire faced a number of challenges to its rule, including a number of foreign incursions into Chinese territory.

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