Title The Messiah and the Mandarins: Mao Tsetung and the Ironies of Power
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher New York Atheneum 1982
0689112971 / 9780689112973
Seller ID ID287587
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. xvi, 331 pages Recounts the Great Leap Forward, the Cultural Revolution and the struggle between the Maoist perpetual revolution and the more cautious Communist Mandarinate of Chou En-Lai.