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The Resource Mao : a life, Philip Short

Mao : a life, Philip Short

Label
Mao : a life
Title
Mao
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Philip Short
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An unsentimental portrait of Mao explores the life of the peasant who rose to the position of "chairman" of China's communist party and absolute ruler of the country, overseeing both brilliant reform and terrible butchery during his long reign
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158119
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Short, Philip
Dewey number
  • 951.05092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mao, Tse-tung
  • Heads of state
Target audience
adult
Label
Mao : a life, Philip Short
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A John Macrae book."
  • "Originally published in 1999 in Great Britain by Hodder & Stoughton"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [643]-761) and index
Control code
ocm41977376
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xiii, 782 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780805031157
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99041839
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-8020
Label
Mao : a life, Philip Short
Publication
Note
  • "A John Macrae book."
  • "Originally published in 1999 in Great Britain by Hodder & Stoughton"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [643]-761) and index
Control code
ocm41977376
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xiii, 782 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780805031157
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99041839
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-8020

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