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Mme Sun Yat-sen (Soong Ching-ling)

Jung Chang

Mme Sun Yat-sen (Soong Ching-ling)

by Jung Chang

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sung, Ch"ing-ling.,
  • Politicians -- China -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJung Chang with Jon Halliday.
    SeriesLives of modern women
    ContributionsHalliday, Jon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS777.15.S/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143p.,(8)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21142388M
    ISBN 10014008455X

      The Soong sisters married well. One, Soong Qing-ling, married Sun Yat-sen, China’s first president after the last emperor was overthrown in Main Article Primary Sources (1) Su Kaiming, Modern China () After setting up his military headquarters at Nanchang, the capital of Jiangxi Province, Chiang Kai-shek considered himself strong enough to defy the authority of the revolutionary Nationalist government at Wuhan, which was then dominated by Kuomintang left-wingers (including Mme. Sun Yat-sen) and Communists.

    Readers may also want to consult Emily Hahn’s classic, The Soong Sisters (Doubleday, ), Elmer T. Clark’s The Chiangs of China (Abingdon-Cokesbury, ), Jung Chang’s Mme Sun Yat-sen (Penguin, ), and Cornelia Spencer’s Three Sisters (John Day, ) – though these are but a few of the many works, fanciful and factual, about. Sun Yat-sen (pinyin: Sūn YiXiān; Cuiheng, 12 de novembro de – 12 de março de ) foi um estadista, político e líder revolucionário o principal pioneiro da China republicana, Sun é frequentemente referido como o Pai da enhou um papel fundamental na derrubada da Dinastia Qing em outubro de , a última dinastia imperial da Nascimento: 12 de novembro de , .

    Sun Yat-sen (), the first president of the Republic of China, has left a supremely ambivalent political and intellectual legacy—so much so that he is claimed as a Founding Father by both the present rival governments in Taipei and Beijing. In Taiwan, he is the object of a veritable cult; in the People’s Republic of China, he is paid homage as “pioneer of the . Eugene Chen or Chen Youren (Chinese: 陳友仁; Wade–Giles: Ch'en Yu-jen; July 2, , San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago – 20 May , Shanghai), known in his youth as Eugene Bernard Achan, was a Chinese Trinidadian lawyer who in the s became Sun Yat-sen's foreign minister. He was known for his success in promoting Sun's anti-imperialist foreign Children: Percy Chen, Sylvia Chen .


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