The Kuomintang and the future of the Chinese revolution by Thomas Tze Chung Woo

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  • Zhongguo guo min dang.,
  • China -- Politics and government -- 1912-1928.

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Statementby T. C. Woo.
LC ClassificationsDS775 .W7
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 9-278 p.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6724723M
LC Control Number29003536

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In the Chinese Communist Party (CPP) beat the Kuomintang (KMT) in the Chinese Civil War becoming the reigning regime in China. The new communist leadership drastically changed China’s future. Today the CCP remains in power in China, shaping every aspect of Chinese society.than 30 essays, journal articles and book reviews.

His academic interests include ethnopolitics in greater China, the political history of modern China, and the Kuomintang (the Nationalist Party) in .was the period in the history of the Republic of China, from towhen the country was divided among military cliques in the mainland China regions of Sichuan, Shanxi, Qinghai, Ningxia, Guangdong, Guangxi, Gansu, Yunnan, and Xinjiang.

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