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pdf, 178.67 KB
pdf, 178.67 KB

This accessible and simple study guide takes the complexities of Mao’s Great Leap Forward and the resulting famine and makes it straightforward for students to engage with.

It covers:

  • Mao’s motivation

  • Ideology

  • Disputes with the USSR

  • Beliefs about the peasants

  • Communalisation

  • Backyard furnaces

  • Use of the railways

  • Mao’s Famine


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