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  1. News - China - BOOKS

    People's Daily review of Li Peng memoir hails his 'Yanan spirit'

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 04:02am by Li Jing

    ... the president of China Huaneng Group and Huaneng Power, is now the governor of coal-rich Shanxi province. The review said Li had received support as a young adult from party elders including Mao Zedong, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - BOOKS

    Pitfalls in immigrant writer's road to becoming American

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by BRON

    ... Bron Sibree Pitfalls in migrant writer's road to becoming American Born in Shanghai in 1957, Anchee Min was taught to write "long live Chairman Mao" before she could write her own name. Sent to a labour camp in East China at 17, Min endured three years of hardship before a talent scout from Mao Zedong's wife Jiang Qing's Shanghai Film Studios recruited ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - BOOKS

    World's iconic cities distilled on the mainland

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Lord

    ... assimilated foreign architecture, from imperial gardens dating back to the Han dynasty, to Soviet-inspired concrete blocks under Mao Zedong. It also highlights Chinese culture's more nuanced view ... prestige, the foreign models have been chosen largely because under Mao all vestiges of traditional building styles were swept away. The rural was favoured over the urban to begin with, ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - BOOKS

    Hard to put down- a hectic but rewarding year in books

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... a similarly contentious blend of censorship, political violence, and literature's power to reveal painful, but vital truths. Yang Yisheng's Tombstone: The Untold Story of Mao's Famine ... realities of the famine by his father's death from starvation in Hubei province. He discovered the tragic consequences of Mao's Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution. The book ...



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