Cultural Revolution

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7 Cultural Revolution memorabilia

Cultural Revolution memorabilia – A collection of propaganda material made by the Chinese Communist Party during the Cultural Revolution (National Library of Denmark). The Cultural … Read more

Tiangong 2, Chinese space laboratory
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Chinese Space Program: a Photographic History

Chinese space program history pictures: long march rockets, the Chinese space laboratory, Shanzhou capsules, Chinese moon rovers, Chinese landers, and more Mao Zedong started a … Read more

The colors of China: 30 years of China's history in pictures
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The colors of China: 30 years of China’s history in pictures

The images of Weng Naiqiang, a veteran photographer, tell marginal but significant episodes of Chinese daily life that intertwine with the great historical moments and … Read more

The Great Tangshan Earthquake, the largest of the 20th century by death toll
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24 Rare Images of 1976 Great Tangshan Earthquake

Tangshan earthquake. Tangshan is a largely industrial city in northeastern Hebei province and suffered an earthquake of magnitude 7.8 (7.5 according to official reports) at … Read more

Chinese Modern
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Chinese Modern

Chinese Modern examines crucial episodes in the creation of Chinese modernity during the turbulent twentieth century.

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Madwoman On The Bridge And Other Stories
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Madwoman On The Bridge And Other Stories

Set during the fall-out of the Cultural Revolution, these bizarre and delicate stories capture the collision of the old China of vanished dynasties, with communism and today’s tiger economy.

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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

In 1971 Mao’s campaign against the intellectuals is at its height.

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