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Red star over China

Author: Edgar Snow
Publisher: London : Grove Press UK, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First revised and enlarged editionView all editions and formats
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One of the most influential books on Western understanding and sympathy for Red China in the 1930s. The first Westerner to meet Mao Tse-tung and the Chinese Communist leaders in 1936, Edgar Snow came away with the first authorised account of Mao's life, as well as a history of the famous Long March and the men and women who were responsible for the Chinese revolution. Out of that experience came Red Star Over China,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edgar Snow
ISBN: 9781611855128 1611855128
OCLC Number: 1041125730
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 543 pages ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Red star over China :
Responsibility: Edgar Snow.

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Scoop of the century * Foreign Affairs * Irreplaceable... by far the most important single source regarding [Mao's] life * Stuart R. Schram * It truly was a book that shook the world. * China Daily * Read more...

 
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