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Author Salisbury, Harrison E. (Harrison Evans), 1908-1993.

Title The Long March : the untold story / Harrison E. Salisbury.

Imprint New York : Harper & Row, 1985.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Eucalyptus  951.042 Sa34l 1985    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st Harper & Row ed.
Description viii, 419 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "A Cornelia & Michael Bessie book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-404) and index.
Contents Behind the long march -- A walk by moonlight -- The rise of the Red Bandits -- On the eve -- The man in Bleak House -- First moves -- Strategems -- The conspiracy of the litters -- The women -- The first big battle -- The Red Army changes course -- Zunyi -- Mao takes charge -- A needle wrapped in cotton -- Mao skirts disaster -- Holding Chang Kai-Shek by the nose -- Mao's great deceptions -- The golden sands -- The chicken-blood oath -- Those left behind -- The legion of death -- Luding bridge -- The great snowy mountains -- Reunion -- Back of beyond -- A magical carpet -- Dark hour, bright glory -- Home -- The gathering -- Return of the prodigal -- "Cold-eyed, I survey the world" -- The little man who could -- Never be put down.
Summary Retraces the route of the Red Army of China's Communists in the face of Chiang Kai-shek's army in 1934. Includes interviews with survivors of the 6,000 mile march.
Subject Long March (China : 1934-1935) (OCoLC)fst01353590
China -- History -- Long March, 1934-1935.
China -- History -- Long March, 1934-1935.
China. (OCoLC)fst01206073
Chronological Term 1934-1935
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0060390441
9780060390440

 
    
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