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Peasant revolts in China, 1840-1949. [Mouvement paysan chinois. English]
AuthorChesneaux, Jean
Pub. LocationLondonPublisherThames & Hudson
Date1973Phys. Desc.180 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS774.C3913 1973
Peasant revolts in China, 1840-1949 / translated [from the French] by C.A. Curwen.
French ed. published in Paris, 1976 under title: Le mouvement paysan chinois.
Bibliography: p. 167-171.

The legacy of peasant rebellion in pre-modern China -- Peasant rebellions in the mid-nineteenth century -- The Chinese peasantry and the collapse of the imperial order -- The pattern of peasant unrest in early modern China -- Peasants and the revolution of 1924-27 -- The peasant movement under Communist leadership 1927-37 -- Yenan-peasant headquarters of the Communist revolution -- The Chinese peasantry and the modern Chinese revolution.

Subject(s)China--History--Republic, 1911-1949
Peasant uprisings--China
Peasant uprisings--China--History
Peasant uprisings--China--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute Library [ASCC]Rec. #18272
ISBN0500710015 ; 9780500710012LCCN73160922OCLC627100