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The Resource Tiananmen moon : inside the Chinese student uprising of 1989, Philip J Cunningham

Tiananmen moon : inside the Chinese student uprising of 1989, Philip J Cunningham

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Tiananmen moon : inside the Chinese student uprising of 1989
Title
Tiananmen moon
Title remainder
inside the Chinese student uprising of 1989
Statement of responsibility
Philip J Cunningham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This compelling book, now in a revised and expanded anniversary edition, provides a vivid first-hand account of the student demonstrations and violent crackdown in Tiananmen Square in 1989. Uniquely placed as a Western observer drawn into active participation through Chinese friends in the uprising, Philip J Cunningham offers a remarkable day-by-day account of Beijing students desperately trying to secure the most coveted political real estate in China in the face of ever-more daunting government countermoves
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Cunningham, Philip J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS779.32
LC item number
.C867 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Asian voices
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  • Tiananmen Square Incident (China : 1989)
  • China
  • College students
  • Student movements
  • Beijing (China)
  • Tian'an Men (Beijing, China)
  • Beijing (China)
  • Foreign correspondents
  • China
  • College students
  • Foreign correspondents
  • Manners and customs
  • Press coverage
  • Student movements
  • China
  • China
  • China
Label
Tiananmen moon : inside the Chinese student uprising of 1989, Philip J Cunningham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: New Moon -- May 3 (AM): Blue Skies over Tiananmen -- May 3 (PM): In Search of the Real China -- May 4 (AM): The New May Fourth Spirit -- May 4 (PM): Running with Rebels -- May 10 (AM): Ten Thousand Bicycles -- May 10 (PM): People's Daily -- Part II: Waxing Moon -- May 13 (AM): Democracy Walls -- May 13 (PM): Hunger Strike -- May 14 (AM): Sun and Stars -- May 14 (PM): Overnight Vigil -- May 15 (AM): Food for Fasters -- May 15 (PM): Looking for Gorbachev -- May 16: Working-Class Heroes -- May 17: Rising Tide of Rebellion -- May 18 (AM): Water Strike -- May 18 (PM): Criminal Elements -- May 19 (AM): The New Red Guards -- May 19 (PM): Breaking the Fast -- Part III: Waning Moon -- May 20: Martial Law -- May 22: Provincial Vagabonds -- May 23: Egg on the Face of Mao -- May 24: Tiananmen Headquarters -- May 26: Radical Camp -- May 27: BBC Does the Countryside -- May 28: Last Will and Testament -- May 28: Clandestine Interview -- May 28: Going Underground -- May 28: Midnight Rendezvous -- May 29: The Goddess -- Part IV: No Moon -- June 2 (Night): Troops Are Coming -- June 3 (Morning): Behind the Great Hall -- June 3 (Evening): Point of No Return -- June 3 (Night): Of Tanks and Men -- June 3-4: Eve of Destruction -- June 4: The Sky Is Crying
Control code
870286252
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition
Extent
xxiv, 487 pages
Isbn
9781442232860
Lccn
2014008034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)870286252
Label
Tiananmen moon : inside the Chinese student uprising of 1989, Philip J Cunningham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: New Moon -- May 3 (AM): Blue Skies over Tiananmen -- May 3 (PM): In Search of the Real China -- May 4 (AM): The New May Fourth Spirit -- May 4 (PM): Running with Rebels -- May 10 (AM): Ten Thousand Bicycles -- May 10 (PM): People's Daily -- Part II: Waxing Moon -- May 13 (AM): Democracy Walls -- May 13 (PM): Hunger Strike -- May 14 (AM): Sun and Stars -- May 14 (PM): Overnight Vigil -- May 15 (AM): Food for Fasters -- May 15 (PM): Looking for Gorbachev -- May 16: Working-Class Heroes -- May 17: Rising Tide of Rebellion -- May 18 (AM): Water Strike -- May 18 (PM): Criminal Elements -- May 19 (AM): The New Red Guards -- May 19 (PM): Breaking the Fast -- Part III: Waning Moon -- May 20: Martial Law -- May 22: Provincial Vagabonds -- May 23: Egg on the Face of Mao -- May 24: Tiananmen Headquarters -- May 26: Radical Camp -- May 27: BBC Does the Countryside -- May 28: Last Will and Testament -- May 28: Clandestine Interview -- May 28: Going Underground -- May 28: Midnight Rendezvous -- May 29: The Goddess -- Part IV: No Moon -- June 2 (Night): Troops Are Coming -- June 3 (Morning): Behind the Great Hall -- June 3 (Evening): Point of No Return -- June 3 (Night): Of Tanks and Men -- June 3-4: Eve of Destruction -- June 4: The Sky Is Crying
Control code
870286252
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition
Extent
xxiv, 487 pages
Isbn
9781442232860
Lccn
2014008034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)870286252

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