Mao: A Life by Philip Short. This fascinating biography holds the key to a real understanding of Mao's motivations. Mao was a colossal figure, great within his century, and in Chinese terms launching a new cycle of history. Tracing his life from a peasant upbringing, to his struggle for power, through to his role beyond the grave, the power struggle that followed his death in 1976 and his posthumous role as a secular deity.
Three Months in Mao's China : Between the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution (Paperback)
Shanghai Tower Shanghai, China Sited adjacent the neighboring Jin Mao Tower and Shanghai World Financial Center in the heart of the Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone, the 632-meter Shanghai Tower ranks as China’s tallest building. As the skyline’s most prominent icon, the tower’s transparent, spiral form showcases cutting-edge sustainable strategies and public spaces that set new standards for green community
Linguistic Engineering: Language and Politics in Mao's China: Linguistic Engineering
This says, "Boundlessly loyal to the great leader Chairman Mao, boundlessly loyal to the great Mao Zedong Thought, boundlessly loyal to Chairman Mao's revolutionary line." What a great, inspiring poster!
Judicial System and Reform in Post-mao China : Stumbling Towards Justice (Paperback) (Yuwen Li)