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Since I was born in the 1980s, growing up in a village in Northeast China, the adult people around me liked talking about old time stories in spare time, Mao and Chiang are among... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Liu Yang
Chiang Kai-shek failed militarily, but politically he advanced much of his beliefs. Not a fan of mass murderers, however, this was a well written book. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Di. B
This book should be read in parallel with the biography of General Joseph Stilwell by Barbara Tuchman, whose negative assessment of Chiang Kai-shek during WWII it aims to rebut. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Adam B. Ritchie Jr.
This is a very thoroughly researched biography of Chiang Kai-shek, a key player in the history of 20th Century China and the man who Mao defeated for control of the Chinese... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Brian Lewis
In the early 20th century, 5000 years of civilization finally came to a boiling point - China, the world's only surviving ancient civilization, must face it's biggest challenge... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Wade
The History of China in the 20th Century has been usually colored by the ideology of the times and of the writer. Read morePublished 15 months ago by O. Yang
The KMT was set up to establish a two/multi party state in the Republic of China. Today, the Republic of China is a two party democracy. Read morePublished 17 months ago by open society is best