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date: 23 February 2019

MAO Zedong Máo Zédōng 毛泽东‎ 1893–1976 Founder of the Chinese Communist Party 

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Berkshire Encyclopedia of China
Author(s):
Dorothea A. L. MartinDorothea A. L. MARTIN

Mao Zedongwas a founding member of the Chinese Communist Party and the architect of China’s Communist revolution. Some of his socialist polices failed, but his legacy as a firm nationalist leader and the “founding father” of an independent China still inspires post-Mao generations. ...

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