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Mao

by Peter Carter

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976.,
    • Heads of state -- China -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter Carter.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1983 vol. 2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196 p. ;
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4124009M
      ISBN 100451618459
      LC Control Number80080843
      OCLC/WorldCa6473124

      Mao Zedong was a Marxist theorist, revolutionary, and, from to , the first chairman of the People’s Republic of China. Mao was one of the most influential and controversial political figures of the 20th century, in China and abroad. Mao Zedong History Struggle Others Some Letting a hundred flowers blossom and a hundred schools of thought contend is the policy for promoting the progress of the arts and the sciences and a flourishing culture in our land.

      Quotes from Mao Tse Tung Revolutionary Civil War Period A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery; it cannot be so refined, so leisurely and gentle, so temperate, kind, courteous, restrained and magnanimous. Mao ruled China until he died on September 9, from Parkinson's disease. He was 82 years old. Interesting Facts about Mao Zedong. Part of Mao's comeback in the Cultural Revolution was fueled by a small red book of his sayings. It was called the "Little Red Book.

      Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung is a book of statements from speeches and writings by Mao Tse-tung (now romanized as Mao Zedong), the former Chairman of the Communist Party of China, published from to about and widely distributed during China's Cultural Revolution. Billions were produced, the most popular versions being in. Mao Zedong was born in , as the last imperial dynasty of China was approaching its demise, and died in , as a powerful communist China was entering dÇtente with the US. Between these dates lies a complex and convoluted history that Mao both shaped and was shaped by. Born in relative comfort in rural China, Mao was a diffident student Author: Jonathan D. Spence.


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Jung Chang is the best-selling author of Wild Swans, which The Asian Wall Street Journal called the most widely read book about China, and Mao: The Unknown Story (with Jon Halliday), which was described by Time as “an atom bomb of a book.” Her books have been translated into more than forty languages and sold more than fifteen million Cited by:   The result is a book which is rich in detail on Mao and which presents the best description of Mao's relations with the Russians thus providing the best explanation of how the communists were able to The first is that the research effort by Ms.

Chang was extraordinary/5. The book also deals with Mao’s governance in China, and his controversial legacy. Lovell, like many others, contends that Mao himself is a double-edged sword for China’s governing party, he is essential for their historical legitimacy, yet dangerous for their continued hold on power/5(21).

Books shelved as maoism: Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung by Mao Zedong, Continuity and Rupture: Philosophy in the Maoist Terrain by J. Moufawad-Pau. However the book is poorly written as an entry-level biography for the uniformed. (B-school) Really hard to find a good biography of Mao.

One of the challenges of learning about Mao is that he's generally presented through a Western lens, which is obviously heavily biased against communism and therefore biased Mao book Mao/5. The Private Life of Chairman Mao: The Memoirs of Mao's Personal Physician is a memoir by Li Zhisui, one of the physicians to Mao Zedong, former Chairman of the Communist Party of China, which was first published in Li had emigrated to the United States in the years after Mao's death.

The book describes the time during which Li was Mao's Author: Li Zhisui. The Little Red Book - or, to give its full title, Quotations from Chairman Mao Zedong - contains aphorisms from the Communist Chinese leader, covering subjects such as class struggle.

Chairman Mao's Little Red Book Unknown Binding out of 5 stars 48 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Chairman Mao Zedong ("Mao") was the leader of China's Communist party from until his death in Communist China originally followed the ways of the U.S.S.R.

until the two countries disagreed and /5(44). Political pamphlets. Mao's Little Red Book, common name for the pocket-size edition of Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung; The Little Red Schoolbook, published in Denmark in ; Red Book (Liberal Party of Canada), policy platform for the election; Red Book (Albania), memorandum for the autonomy of Albania The Charter of the Malagasy Socialist Revolution (the Red Book.

Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung (simplified Chinese: 毛主席语录; traditional Chinese: 毛主席語錄; pinyin: Máo Zhǔxí Yǔlù) is a book of statements from speeches and writings by Mao Zedong (formerly romanized as Mao Tse-tung), the former Chairman of the Communist Party of China, published from to about and widely distributed during the Cultural : Mao Zedong (Mao Tse-tung), Hou.

His book, Mao's Great Famine; The Story of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, reveals that while this is a part of history that has been "quite forgotten" in the official memory of the People's. Breakdown of a BIG Book: 5 Things You'll Learn from Mao: The Unknown Story.

Mao became a Communist at the age of 27 for purely pragmatic reasons: a job and income from the Russians. Far from organizing the Long March inMao was nearly left behind by his colleagues who could not stand him and had tried to oust him several times/5().

Mao Zedong or Mao Tse-tung (mou dzŭ-dŏŏng), –, founder of the People's Republic of was one of the most prominent Communist theoreticians and his ideas on revolutionary struggle and guerrilla warfare have been extremely influential, especially among Third World revolutionaries.

After tackling the Great Wall and the Opium Wars, your latest book is a global history of Maoism, an ideology that seemed to have been abandoned in China after Mao’s death inonly to emerge resurgent in recent exactly is Maoism visible (or hidden under the surface) in China’s new political ideologies today.

I argue that Mao was never purged from Chinese politics. The book was the brainchild of Lin Biao, a decorated general, leader of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army, and, afterMao’s heir apparent (Mao Author: Adam Cathcart. Jung Chang is the best-selling author of Wild Swans, which The Asian Wall Street Journal called the most widely read book about China, and Mao: The Unknown Story (with Jon Halliday), which was described by Time as “an atom bomb of a book.”Her books have been translated into more than forty languages and sold more than fifteen million copies outside /5(29).

Books. Mao Tse-tung authored many books, among them: On Guerilla Warfare (), On New Democracy (), and Quotations From Chairman Mao Tse-Tung (). Cultural Revolution. InMao Born: It was Mao Zedong.

According to the authoritative “Black Book of Communism,” an estimated 65 million Chinese died as a result of Mao’s repeated, merciless attempts to create a new.

The Writings of Mao Zedong, Vol 2: January December Mao Zedong. Out of Stock. China's Communist Party seized power in after a long guerrilla insurgency followed by full-scale war, but the revolution was just beginning. Andrew Walder narrates the rise and fall of the Maoist state from to -- an epoch of startling accomplishments and disastrous failures, steered by many forces but dominated above all by Mao Zedong.

To encourage the personality cult that sprang up around Mao Zedong during the first phase of the Cultural Revolution, Defense Minister Lin Biao saw that the now-famous "Little Red Book" of Mao's.The large-scale publication of Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung is a vital measure for enabling the broad masses to grasp Mao Tse-tung's thought and for promoting the revolutionization of our people's thinking.

It is our hope that all comrades will learn earnestly and diligently, bring about a new nation-wide high tide in the creative /5(). Mao: The Unknown Story by Jung Chang and Jon Halliday pp, Cape, £ The author of Wild Swans and her historian husband, Jon Halliday, have torn away the many masks and falsehoods with which Author: Michael Yahuda.