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Author Mao, Zedong.

Title The Poems of Mao Zedong. [electronic resource].

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, 2008.

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Description 1 online resource (165 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; 1: Introduction; 2: The Poems; 3: Afterword; 4: Appendixes; Notes on the Poems; Acknowledgments; Note on the Translator.
Summary Mao Zedong, leader of the revolution and absolute chairman of the People's Republic of China, was also a calligrapher and a poet of extraordinary grace and eloquent simplicity. The poems in this beautiful edition (from the 1963 Beijing edition), translated and introduced by Willis Barnstone, are expressions of decades of struggle, the painful loss of his first wife, his hope for a new China, and his ultimate victory over the Nationalist forces. Willis Barnstone's introduction, his short biography of Mao and brief history of the revolution, and his notes on Chinese versification all combine to.
Language Poems in Chinese and English.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976 -- Translations into English.
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976 -- Translations into English.
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976
Chinese poetry -- 20th century -- Translations into English.
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Barnstone, Willis.
Other Form: Print version: 9780520256651
ISBN 9780520935006 (electronic bk.)
0520935004 (electronic bk.)
9780520256651 (alk. paper)
0520256654 (alk. paper)