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9 edition of Rescued by Mao found in the catalog.

Rescued by Mao

World War II, Wake Island, and My Remarkable Escape to Freedom Across Mainland China

by William Taylor

  • 206 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Silverleaf Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Prisoners of war,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military Personal Narratives,
  • World War II - East Asia,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Military,
  • China,
  • Japan,
  • Military - World War II,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • Personal narratives, American,
  • Prisoners and prisons, Japanese,
  • United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8813591M
    ISBN 101933317876
    ISBN 109781933317878
    OCLC/WorldCa144608297

    China has, since , been enmeshed in an extraordinary program of renewal and reform. The obvious changes—the T-shirts, blue jeans, makeup and jewelry worn by Chinese youth; the disco music blaring from radios and loudspeakers on Chinese streets; the television antennas mushrooming from both urban apartment complexes and suburban peasant housing; the bustling free markets selling meat. This intimate portrait of Mao Zedong, one of the most formidable and elusive rulers in modern history, introduces the essential background about the Chinese leader, including his relations with family, friends, and confidential assistants, as well as hisyouthful writings, poems, letters, and drafts of speeches. Drawing from his expertise in Chinese politics & culture, the author penetrates Mao 3/5(4).

      The books “Wild Swans” covers that time period with the third character. It is a pretty good book. Wild Swans - Wikipedia > Chang's story The Cultural Revolution started when Chang was a teenager. Chang willingly joined the Red Guards though she r.   A dating simulation game, "Wondaful House (Dogful House) " is here! Enjoying life with a dog ears girl "Mao". In the mini game [RPG], the previous work characters "Mei" and "Kanna" appear. To rescue "Mao", you must go on an adventure! How to play Mei "I, magical girl May, will explain how to play!" Mei "Pat the head with your fingers, then intimacy is increased!" Mei "When the degree of /5(1K).

    How Mao Zedong Helped to Reduce Poverty Mao Zedong's death, and the subsequent reforms of Deng Xiaoping, were major catalysts to ushering in an era of global prosperity. De Gaulle had three rendezvous with history, in the old-fashioned sense he loved: in , in , and in On all three occasions, he saved the French state by sheer theatricality and élan.


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In conducting their research for the book over the course of a decade, the authors interviewed hundreds of Authors: Jung Chang, Jon Halliday. 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.

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