Shades of Mao: The Posthumous Cult of the Great Leader: The Posthumous Cult of the Great Leader, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Shades of Mao: The Posthumous Cult of the Great Leader

The Posthumous Cult of the Great Leader, 1st Edition

By Geremie Barme

Routledge

272 pages

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"Essays, poems, songs, folkloric anecdotes and photographs celebrating the myth of Mao. … The editor supplies an insightful, and cohesing introduction". -- Reference & Research Book News

"(A) highly entertaining and informative collection of translations of official, admiring, tacky, but sometimes also highly critical writings, and illustrations of objects, all featuring Mao. … A must-have book for everybody interested in contemporary China, Mao, and his legacy now and in the future". -- China Information

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL017000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Affairs & Administration
SOC008000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General