China feat

China History [James Calder]

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  • Enroll Secondary School

    Enroll Secondary School
    Mao left home to enroll in a secondary school in Changsha, Hunan Province.
  • Mao joined the army

    Mao joined the army
    In 1911, Mao joined the Revolutionary Army and the Nationalist Party.
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  • Beginning of Communist

    Beginning of Communist
    Mao Tse-tung becoming a certified teacher from Hunan School. He went to join the Communist Party.
    Mao believed that appealing to the farming peasants was the key to establishing communism in Asia. He rose up through the ranks of the party.
  • Civil War

    Civil War
    After President Sun Yat-sen died, Chiang Kai-shek took over the government . Chiang no longer wanted the communists as part of his government and Nationalist Party. He broke the alliance and the communists and began killing and imprisoning communist leaders. The Chinese Civil War between the Nationalist Party and the communists had begun.
  • Long March

    Long March
    Mao and the communists go through China away from war about 6000 miles.
  • Population Increasing

    Population Increasing
    In 1956, China was the doubled in population after the communist takeover
  • One hundred flowers campaign

    One hundred flowers campaign
    Mao made an unusual request called for the nation's intellectuals and asked them to engage in open criticism of the Party.
  • The Great Leap Forward

    The Great Leap Forward
    Mao tried to develop the industry in China. It failed horribly. The famine that followed killed millions. Mao’s rule brought about more deaths of his own people than any other leader in history. The total death is about 12 to 15 million deaths and over 40 million lose their life
  • The Cultural Revolution

    The Cultural Revolution
    Mao was attempt to regain power over the government.This was the freedom in China. And he change all the style of teaching and learning in China.
  • Mao Legacy

    Mao Legacy
    Mao Zedong died from complication of Parkinson at the age of 82, in beijing, China.