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The violence of Mao's China is widely known, yet its severe shape isn't really. In 1967 and 1968, throughout the Cultural Revolution, collective killings have been common in rural China within the type of public execution. sufferers incorporated ladies, young ones, and the aged. This booklet is the 1st to systematically rfile and examine those atrocities, drawing facts from neighborhood documents, executive files, and interviews with survivors in southern provinces. This publication extracts from the chinese language case classes that problem the present versions of genocide and mass killings and contributes to the historiography of the Cultural Revolution, during which scholarship has normally taken with occasions in city areas.

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