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Richard Nixon and Zhou Enlai speaking at a banquet
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20+ Rare Pictures of the ‘Ping Pong Diplomacy’

Since the late 1960s, China and the United States, which have been in a hostile relationship for a long time, have begun to make tentative … 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 Death of Mao
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The Death of Mao

In the summer of 1976, Mao lay dying, and China was struck by a great natural disaster.

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Pioneers of Modern China
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Pioneers of Modern China

Amongst the Chinese exists great cultural variety and diversity.

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1931 China floods
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15 rare historical photographs of 1931 China floods

From the end of 20s, China was afflicted by a long drought. Abnormal weather over central China began in the winter of late 1930.

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The Romance of the Three Kingdoms and Mao's Global Order of Tripolarity
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The Romance of the Three Kingdoms and Mao’s Global Order of Tripolarity

This book examines the impact of classical Chinese literature on Mao Zedong’s political rhetoric and his vision of a tripolar geopolitical landscape at the peak of the Cold War.

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Mao's China and the Cold War
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Mao’s China and the Cold War

This comprehensive study of China’s Cold War experience reveals the crucial role Beijing played in shaping the orientation of the global Cold War and the confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union.

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Children's Literature in China: From Lu Xun to Mao Zedong
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Children’s Literature in China: From Lu Xun to Mao Zedong

This book introduces the major works and debates in Chinese children’s literature within the framework of China’s revolution and modernization.

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