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The Cultural Revolution : a people's history, 1962-1976 / Frank Dikötter.

Author:
Dikötter, Frank [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2016.
Εdition:
First U.S. edition.
Description:
xxv, 396 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 25 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-379) and index.
Contents:
Part one: The early years (1962-1966). Two dictators ; Never forget class struggle ; War on the cultural front ; Clique of four -- Part two: The Red years (1966-1968). Poster wars ; Red August ; Destroying the old world ; Mao cult ; Linking up ; Rebels and royalists ; Enter the Army ; The arms race ; Quenching the fires -- Part three: The black years (1968-1971). Cleansing the ranks ; Up the mountains, down to the villages ; Preparing for war ; Learning from Dazhai ; More purges ; Fall of an heir -- Part four: The grey years (1971-1976). Recovery ; The silent revolution ; The second society ; Reversals ; Aftermath.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • History.
  • Personal narratives.
ISBN:
  • 1632864215
  • 9781632864215 ((hardcover))
  • ((e-pub))
OCLC:
918283824
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