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The Resource Mao's great famine : the history of China's most devastating catastrophe, 1958-1962, Frank Dikötter

Mao's great famine : the history of China's most devastating catastrophe, 1958-1962, Frank Dikötter

Label
Mao's great famine : the history of China's most devastating catastrophe, 1958-1962
Title
Mao's great famine
Title remainder
the history of China's most devastating catastrophe, 1958-1962
Statement of responsibility
Frank Dikötter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
951.05/5
Index
index present
LC call number
HC430.F3
LC item number
D55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mao's great famine : the history of China's most devastating catastrophe, 1958-1962, Frank Dikötter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Two rivals -- The bidding starts -- Purging the ranks -- Bugle call -- Launching sputniks -- Let the shelling begin -- The people's communes -- Steel fever -- Warning signs -- Shopping spree -- Dizzy with success -- The end of truth -- Repression -- The Sino-Soviet rift -- Capitalist grain -- Finding a way out -- Agriculture -- Industry -- Trade -- Housing -- Nature -- Feasting through famine -- Wheeling and dealing -- On the sly -- "Dear chairman Mao" -- Robbers and rebels -- Exodus -- Children -- Women -- The elderly -- Accidents -- Disease -- The gulag -- Violence -- Sites of horror -- Cannibalism -- The final tally
Control code
ocn555656528
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780802777683
Lccn
2010013141
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555656528
  • a911427
Label
Mao's great famine : the history of China's most devastating catastrophe, 1958-1962, Frank Dikötter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Two rivals -- The bidding starts -- Purging the ranks -- Bugle call -- Launching sputniks -- Let the shelling begin -- The people's communes -- Steel fever -- Warning signs -- Shopping spree -- Dizzy with success -- The end of truth -- Repression -- The Sino-Soviet rift -- Capitalist grain -- Finding a way out -- Agriculture -- Industry -- Trade -- Housing -- Nature -- Feasting through famine -- Wheeling and dealing -- On the sly -- "Dear chairman Mao" -- Robbers and rebels -- Exodus -- Children -- Women -- The elderly -- Accidents -- Disease -- The gulag -- Violence -- Sites of horror -- Cannibalism -- The final tally
Control code
ocn555656528
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780802777683
Lccn
2010013141
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555656528
  • a911427

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