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£24.99

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Published: 09 February 2017

536 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190622527


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The Killing Wind

A Chinese County's Descent into Madness during the Cultural Revolution

Tan Heçheng
Translated by Stacy Mosher and Guo Jian

  • Features research from the ground in Daoxian, Mao's home county and the site of a horrific massacre in 1967
  • Historical accuracy coupled with vivid vignettes and interviews
  • A meditation on memory, moral culpabilty, and the failure of the Chinese government in coming to terms with the crimes of the Maoist era
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