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It Was The Long March That Launched Mao Zedong To Power

by Daniel Russ on September 17, 2013

      Chiang Kai-shek had secured Nanjing as his capitol city in northern China. Once exiled and hiding during World War I, CKS returned to lead the Nationalists who were actually part of a broader band of political groups. But by the late twenties, the schism between the Communists and the Nationalists was complete. […]