Cultural Revolution

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15+ Rare Images of The Fall of Liu Shaoqi & the “capitalist roaders” during the Cultural Revolution

During the Cultural Revolution, Liu Shaoqi, an eminent Chinese revolutionary, politician, and theorist, was expelled, imprisoned, and tortured to death The Cultural Revolution was a … Read more

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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

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Editor says Cambridge University Press to restore articles

LONDON (AP) — Cambridge University Press agreed Monday to restore more than 300 politically sensitive articles that had been removed from the publisher’s website in … Read more

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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

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