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Mao: A Very Short Introduction

Mao: A Very Short Introduction

by Delia Davin

Editorial: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199588664
Número de páginas: 144
Formatos: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Tamaño de archivo: 4 Mb
Fecha de publicación: 2020-07-14
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A giant of 20th century history, Mao Zedong played many roles: peasant revolutionary, patriotic leader against the Japanese occupation, Marxist theoretician, modernizer, and visionary despot. This Very Short Introduction chronicles Mao's journey from peasant child to ruler of the most populous nation on Earth. Delia Davin provides an invaluable portrait of Mao, showing him in all his complexity—ruthless, brutal, and ambitious, a man of enormous talent and perception, yet a leader who is still detested by some and...