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The Resource Mao : the real story, Alexander V. Pantsov with Steven I. Levine

Mao : the real story, Alexander V. Pantsov with Steven I. Levine

Label
Mao : the real story
Title
Mao
Title remainder
the real story
Statement of responsibility
Alexander V. Pantsov with Steven I. Levine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
This major new biography of Mao uses extensive Russian documents previously unavailable to biographers to reveal surprising details about Mao's rise to power and his leadership in China
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 951.05092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DS778.M3
LC item number
P287613 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mao : the real story, Alexander V. Pantsov with Steven I. Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Russian: Moskva : Molodaia Gvardiia, 2007, under title Mao Tzėdun
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Myths and realities -- The apprentice. The foster child of the Bodhisattva ; On the threshold of a new world ; "I think, therefore, I am" ; The sound of footsteps in a deserted valley ; Dreams of a red chamber ; The Great Union of the Popular Masses ; Breathing world revolution, or, The magic of dictatorship ; "Following the Russian path" ; The lessons of Bolshevik tactics -- The revolutionary. Entering the Guomindang ; Hopes and disappointments ; Playing with Chiang Kai-shek ; The collapse of the United Front ; The path to the Soviets ; Red banner over the Jinggang Mountains ; A single spark can start a prairie fire ; Under the Comintern's wing ; Dog eat dog, Communist-style ; The long march ; The Xi'an Incident ; The flirtatious philosopher ; Consolidating control over the CCP ; Stalin, Mao, and the new democratic revolution in China -- The dictator. Visit to the Red Mecca ; The Korean adventure ; The contradictions of new democracy ; Socialist industrialization ; The Great Turning Point ; The emancipation of consciousness ; The Great Leap Forward ; Famine and fear ; "The dismissal of Hai Rui from office" ; To rebel is justified ; The Red Guard Tragedy ; The mystery of Project 571 ; Death of the Red Emperor -- Appendix 1. Mao Zedong's chronology -- Appendix 2. Mao Zedong's genealogy
Control code
ocn772526023
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xix, 755 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781451654479
Lccn
2011053113
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)772526023
Label
Mao : the real story, Alexander V. Pantsov with Steven I. Levine
Publication
Note
Originally published in Russian: Moskva : Molodaia Gvardiia, 2007, under title Mao Tzėdun
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Myths and realities -- The apprentice. The foster child of the Bodhisattva ; On the threshold of a new world ; "I think, therefore, I am" ; The sound of footsteps in a deserted valley ; Dreams of a red chamber ; The Great Union of the Popular Masses ; Breathing world revolution, or, The magic of dictatorship ; "Following the Russian path" ; The lessons of Bolshevik tactics -- The revolutionary. Entering the Guomindang ; Hopes and disappointments ; Playing with Chiang Kai-shek ; The collapse of the United Front ; The path to the Soviets ; Red banner over the Jinggang Mountains ; A single spark can start a prairie fire ; Under the Comintern's wing ; Dog eat dog, Communist-style ; The long march ; The Xi'an Incident ; The flirtatious philosopher ; Consolidating control over the CCP ; Stalin, Mao, and the new democratic revolution in China -- The dictator. Visit to the Red Mecca ; The Korean adventure ; The contradictions of new democracy ; Socialist industrialization ; The Great Turning Point ; The emancipation of consciousness ; The Great Leap Forward ; Famine and fear ; "The dismissal of Hai Rui from office" ; To rebel is justified ; The Red Guard Tragedy ; The mystery of Project 571 ; Death of the Red Emperor -- Appendix 1. Mao Zedong's chronology -- Appendix 2. Mao Zedong's genealogy
Control code
ocn772526023
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xix, 755 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781451654479
Lccn
2011053113
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)772526023

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