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1921: The Chinese Communist Party was formed in Shanghi. The CCP joined the National Party because they are more experienced. The leader of the NP welcomed the CCP so they can oppose the warlords, and make the imperialists powers of China leave the country.
1928: Chaing Kai Shek founds new Chinese republic at Nanjing. They worked during the next three years, he worked to reunify China. He thought Japan was a threat but the communists were like a disease to the heart towards the Chinese. That’s what made the Chinese think the Japanese less dangerous.
1934: Mao’s troops begin long mach. Mao’s army, Peoples Liberation Army PLA, was able ,however , to break through the national lines. It then began its famous long march .they traveled six thousand miles to reach the last surviving communist in northern China. His troops had to fight all the way there.
Constitutional - Loyal to or supporting and established constitution on form of government.
Guerrilla Tactics - The use of unexpected maneuvers like sabotage and subterfuge to fight an enemy.
Pursue - To follow in order to overtake capture, kill, or defeat.
Redistribution Of Wealth - The shifting of wealth from a rich minority to a poor majority.
K ey P eople
C hiang K ai- S hek
Chiang pretended to support the alliance with the communists.
S un Y at- S en
Leader of the Nationalists welcomed the cooperation of the CCP….
M ao Z edong
Unlike most other leading members of the CCP, Mao was convinced that a Chinese revolution would have to depend on the peasant not the working class..
China is a communist Country. It has billions of people…….
In 1921 in Shanghai, a commercial and industrial city….
C hang J iang
Expedition started summer of 1926. By the following spring these forces had taken control of all China south of the Chang Jiang….
In 1928, Chiang Kai-Shek founded a new Chinese republic at Nanjing. During the next three yrs, he worked to reunify China….
T he B ig I deas
A pril 1 927 S hanghai M assacre
Chiang Kai-Shek pretended to support the alliance with the communist. But then in April 1927 he struck against the communists & their supporters. He killed thousands of them and it was called the Shanghai Massacre…
T he L ong M arch 1 934
Mao Zedong had an army of the communist that were left. They broke through the Nationalist lines. That is when they started the long March. They traveled almost 6,000 miles just to reach the last communist base. Many people starved or frozen.
N ationalists A nd C ommunist F ought T o R ule C hina
The nationalists and communist formed an alliance. But then both parties had problems with each other….
“ Letting a hundred flowers blossom and a hundred schools of thought contend is the policy for promoting the progress of the arts and the sciences and a flourishing culture in our land.” Mao Zedong