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Title: The Long March 1935 : The Epic of Chinese Communism's Survival
Description: London, History Book Club. 1971. Hard Cover, 8.75 x 5.5 inches. Previous owner's name/address stamp on half-title page. No other inscriptions or marks. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean tight copy with unmarked blue cloth boards, very slight foxing to front page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped with creasing to upper and lower edges and front dust flap and a small nick to front lower edge. 331pp. In October 1934 in south-central China, nearly 100,000 men and women, remnants of early Chinese Communist armies set out on one of the most extraordinary marches in all human history. This Long March which lasted for an entire year and took them nearly 6000 miles to the other end of China resulted in the defeat of Chiang Kai-Shek's Kuomintang forces, the formation of the modern Communist cadres and the establishment of Mao Tse-Tung (Mao Zedong) as their leader. Very Good (+)/Good (+).

Keywords: China, Communism, Mao Tse-Tung, Mao Zedong, Chiang Kai-Shek, Kuomintang, History

Price: GBP 6.25 = appr. US$ 8.92 Seller: Godley Books
- Book number: 002382

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