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COMMUNIST CHINA 1955-1959: Policy Documents and Analysis (Center for International Affairs)

Bowie, Robert R.; Fairbank, John King (Forward)

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ISBN 10: 0674149009 / ISBN 13: 9780674149007
Published by Harvard Univ Press, Cambridge, MA, 1962
Used Condition: NEAR FINE Soft cover
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Text/BRAND NEW. Softcover/NF w/light edge wear & stain (coffee splash?) to lower front corner. Primary historical resource. Anthology of 48 official government documents issued by Communist China, 1955 - 1959. Many translated into English & first published by the official Foreign Languages Press in Peking, The numbered documents are grouped into 11 chapters, each with a prefatory commentary. A documentary on tensions between the Central Committe and the Chinese Communist Party, and, for that matter, the Communist Press,. Bookseller Inventory # 017092

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Title: COMMUNIST CHINA 1955-1959: Policy Documents ...

Publisher: Harvard Univ Press, Cambridge, MA

Publication Date: 1962

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:NEAR FINE

Dust Jacket Condition: None as Issued

Edition: First Edition, 3rd Printing.

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The years 1955–1959 in Communist China included striking fluctuations and successes for Mao Tse-tung’s Party, and the working out of the first Five-Year Plan for economic and agricultural development. Here analysis of domestic developments is supported by 48 documents―directives, speeches, and articles. The major Party pronouncements are given in full. The significance of each is clarified by prefatory comments indicating additional readings, and by the 41-page introductory essay. This newly integrated picture of five crucial years pioneers the use of documentation (as in Soviet studies) for dealing with Communist China.

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John King Fairbank was Francis Lee Higginson Professor of History and Director of the East Asian Research Center at Harvard University.

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