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Andreas, Joel.  Rise of the Red Engineers:  The Cultural Revolution and the Origins of China's New Class.  Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2009.

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Barme, Geremie R.  In the Red:  On Contemporary Chinese Culture.  New York: Columbia University Press, 1999.

Barnouin, Barbara.  Ten years of turbulence:  the Chinese cultural revolution.  Publication of the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva. London; New York: Kegan Paul International; New York: Distributed by Routledge, Chapman & Hall Inc., 1993.

Barnouin, Barbara; Yu, Changgen.  Chinese Foreign Policy During the Cultural Revolution.  London: Kegan Paul International; distributed by: New York: Columbia University Press, 1997.

Berry, Chris.  Postsocialist Cinema in Post-mao China:  The Cultural Revolution After the Cultural Revolution.  New York: Routledge, 2008.

Brown, Kerry.  The purge of the Inner Mongolian People's Party in the Chinese cultural revolution, 1967-69:  a function of language, power and violence.  Folkestone, Kent: Global Oriental, 2006.

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Chakrabarti, Sreemati.  Mao, China's intellectuals and the cultural revolution.  New Delhi: Sanchar Publishing House, 1998.

Chan, Anita.  Children of Mao:  Personality development and political activism in the Red Guard generation.  Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 1985.

Chen, Jack.  Inside the Cultural Revolution.  London: Sheldon, 1976.

Chen, Ruoxi.  The execution of mayor Yin and other stories from the great proletarian Cultural Revolution.  (eds. Ing, Nancy & Goldblatt, Howard). Revised edition. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2004.

Chen, Yuan-tsung.  Return to the middle kingdom:  one family, three revolutionaries, and the birth of modern China.  New York: Sterling Publishing Company, 2008.

Cheng, Nien.  Life and death in Shanghai.  New York: Penguin Books, 2008.

China's Countryside:  A Vast School for Her Youth.  Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1976.

China's great proletarian Cultural Revolution:  master narratives and post-Mao counternarratives.  (ed. Chong, Woei Lien). World Social Change. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2002.

China's Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution:  Master Narratives and Post-Mao Counternarratives.  (ed. Chong, Woei Lien). Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated 2002.

The Chinese cultural revolution reconsidered:  beyond purge and holocaust.  (ed. Law, Kam-yee). New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.

Cleverley, John.  In the Lap of Tigers:  The Communist Labor University of Jiangxi Province.  Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2000.

Compestine, Ying Chang.  Revolution is not a dinner party.  Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, 2008.

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Dittmer, Lowell.  Liu Shaoqi and the Chinese Cultural Revolution.  Armonk: M. E. Sharpe Incorporated, 1998.

Dittmer, Lowell.  Ethics and rhetoric of the Chinese Cultural Revolution.  Studies in Chinese Terminology; No. 19. Berkeley: Center for Chinese Studies, Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, 1981.

Domes, Jurgen.  P'eng Te-huai:  the man and the image.  Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1985.

Dutton, Michael.  Policing Chinese Politics:  A History.  Durham: Duke University Press, 2004.

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Feng, Chi-tsai.  Ten years of madness:  Oral histories of China's Cultural Revolution.  San Francisco, CA: China Books, 1996.

Feng, Jicai.  Voices from the whirlwind:  an oral history of the Chinese Cultural Revolution.  (Reprint of: One Hundred People's Ten Years. Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1990). Beijing: Foreign Languages Press; New York: Pantheon Books, 1991.

Forster, Keith.  Rebellion and factionalism in a Chinese province:  Zhejiang, 1966-1976.  Armonk: M. E. Sharpe, 1990.

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Gao Yuan.  Born red:  a chronicle of the cultural revolution.  Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1987.

Gao, Mobo C. F..  The battle for China's past:  Mao and the Cultural Revolution.  London: Pluto Press, 2008.

Gay, Kathlyn.  Mao Zedong's China.  Breckenridge, CO: Twenty-First Century Books, 2007.

Gittings, John.  The Changing Face of China:  From Mao to Market.  Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.

Goldman, Merle.  From Comrade to Citizen:  The Struggle for Political Rights in China.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005.

Gong, Xiaoxia.  Repressive movements and the politics of victimization:  patronage and persecution during the Cultural Revolution.  Thesis (Ph. D.) -- Harvard University. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, 1995.

Grieder, James.  Hu Shih and the Chinese Renaissance:  Liberalism in the Chinese Revolution.  Reprint of Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1970. Somerville: Replica Books (division of Baker & Taylor), 2000.

Guo, Jian  Historical dictionary of the Chinese Cultural Revolution.  Historical Dictionaries of Ancient Civilizations and Historical Eras. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2006.

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Han, Dongping.  The unknown cultural revolution:  life and change in a Chinese village.  New York: Monthly Review Press, 2008.

Hansen, Joseph.  Maoism vs. Bolshevism:  The 1965 Catastrophe in Indonesia, China's "Cultural Revolution" & the Disintegration of World Stalinism.  New York: Pathfinder Press, 1998.

He, Yuhuai.  Cycles of repression and relaxation:  Politico-literary events in China, 1976-1989.  Bochum: N. Brockmeyer, 1992.

Hinton, William.  Hundred Day War:  The Cultural Revolution at Tsinghua University.  New York: Monthly Review Press, 1972.

Huang, Shaorong.  To Rebel is Justified:  A Rhetorical Study of China's Cultural Revolution Movement 1966-1969.  Lanham: University Press of America, 1996.

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Ji, Chaozhu.  The man on Mao's right:  from Harvard yard to Tiananmen Square, my life inside China's Foreign Ministry.  New York: Random House, 2008.

Ji, Chaozhu.  The man on Mao's right [sound recording]:  from Harvard yard to Tiananmen Square, my life inside China's Foreign Ministry.  Old Saybrook, Connecticut: Tantor Media, 2008.

Jiang, Ji-li.  Red scarf girl:  a memoir of the Cultural Revolution.  New York: HarperCollins, 2008.

Jiaqi, Yan; Gao, Gao.  Turbulent decade:  a history of the cultural revolution.  Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai'i Press, 1996.

Jin, Qiu.  The Culture of Power:  The Lin Biao Incident in the Cultural Revolution.  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1999.

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Kwong, Julia.  Cultural revolution in China's schools:  May 1966-April 1969.  Education and Society. Hoover Press Publication, 364. Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 1988.

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Langley, Andrew.  The Cultural Revolution:  years of chaos in China.  Mankato, Minnesota: Compass Point Books, 2008.

Lee, Hong Yong.  The Politics of the Chinese Cultural Revolution.  Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978.

Li-Marcus, Moying.  Snow falling in spring:  Coming of age in China during the cultural revolution.  New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2008.

Liang, Heng; Shapiro, Judith.  Son of the revolution.  New York: Vintage Books, 2008.

Lin, Jing.  The Red Guards' path to violence:  political, educational, and psychological factors.  New York: Praeger, 1991.

Liu, Guokai; Chan, Anita.  A brief analysis of the Cultural Revolution.  Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 1987.

Lu, Xing.  Rhetoric of the Chinese Cultural Revolution:  the impact on Chinese thought, culture, and communication.  Columbia, S.C.: University of South Carolina Press, 2004.

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Ma, Jisen.  The cultural revolution in the foreign ministry of China.  Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2004.

MacFarquhar, Roderick.  The Coming of the Cataclysm, 1961-1966.  The Origins of the Cultural Revolution, 3. Oxford; New York: Published for the Royal Institute of International Affairs, Studies of the East Asian Institute by Oxford University Press and Columbia University Press, 1997.

MacFarquhar, Roderick.  The Great Leap Forward, 1958-1960.  The Origins of the Cultural Revolution: V. 2. Studies of the East Asian Institute. The Royal Institute of International Affairs, the East Asian Institute of Columbia University, & the Research Institute on International Change of Columbia University. New York: Columbia University Press, 1983.

Mao's children in new China:  Voices from the Red Guard generation.  (ed. Jiang, Yarong). New York: Routledge, 2000.

Maomao (Deng, Rong).  Deng Xiaoping and the Cultural Revolution:  a daughter recalls the critical years.  (trans. Shapiro, Sidney). 1st American edition. New York : C. Bertelsmann, 2005.

Meaney, Constance Squires.  Stability and the industrial elite in China and the Soviet Union.  China Research Monographs; No. 34. Berkeley: Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California-Berkeley, Center for Chinese Studies, 1988.

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New perspectives on the Cultural Revolution.  (ed. Joseph, William A.; Wong, Christine P. W.; Zweig, David). Harvard Contemporary China Series; 8. Cambridge, MA: Council on East Asian Studies/Harvard University: Distributed by Harvard University Press, 1991.

Niu, Niu.  No tears for Mao:  Growing up in the Cultural Revolution.  Chicago: Academy Chicago Publishers, Limited, 2001.

Niu-Niu.  No tears for Mao:  growing up in the Cultural Revolution.  Chicago: Academy Chicago Publishers, 1995.

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Paragons of Chinese Courage:  Ten Who Braved the Storm of the Cultural Revolution.  (ed. Guangming Daily Staff). New York: State Mutual Book & Periodical Service, Limited, 1990.

Perry, Elizabeth; Li, Xun.  Proletarian Power:  Shanghai in the Cultural Revolution.  Transitions: Asia & Asian America Series. Boulder: Westview Press: 2000.

Picturing Power in the People's Republic of China:  Posters of the Cultural Revolution.  (ed. Evans, Harriet). Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999.

Powell, Patricia; Huo, Shitao.  Mao's graphic voice:  Pictorial posters from the Cultural Revolution.  Madison: Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin--Madison, 1996.

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Roberts, Rosemary A.  Maoist model theatre:  the semiotics of gender and sexuality in the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-1976).  Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2010.

Rosen, Stanley.  The Origins and Development of the Red Guards in China.  Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International,

Rosen, Stanley.  Red Guard Factionalism and the Cultural Revolution in Guangzhou.  Westview Replica Edition. Boulder: Westview Press, 1982.

Ross, James R. (James Rodman).  Caught in a tornado:  a Chinese American woman survives the Cultural Revolution.  Boston: Northeastern University Press, c1994.

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Schoenhals, Michael.  China's Cultural Revolution, 1966-1969:  Not a dinner party.  East Gate Reader. Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 1996.

Seeds of fire:  Chinese voices of conscience.  (ed. Barme, Geremie; Minford, John). New York: Hill and Wang, 1988.

Selected essays on the study of philosophy by workers, peasants, and soldiers.  Peking, Foreign Languages Press, 1971.

Song, Yongyi; Sun, Dajin.  The Cultural Revolution, A Bibliography, 1966-1996.  Bibliographical Series, No. VI. Cambridge: Harvard-Yenching Library, 1998.

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Teiwes, Frederick C.  The end of the Maoist era:  Chinese politics during the twilight of the Cultural Revolution, 1972-1976.  Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2007.

Teiwes, Frederick C.; Sun, Warren.  The tragedy of Lin Biao:  riding the tiger during the cultural revolution, 1966-1971.  Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai'i Press, 1996.

Teiwes, Frederick; Sun, Warren.  The End of the Maoist Era:  Chinese Politics During the Twilight of the Cultural Revolution, 1972-1976.  Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2007.

Thurston, Anne F.  Enemies of the people:  The ordeal of intellectuals in China's great Cultural Revolution.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1988.

Thurston, Anne F.  Enemies of the people.  1st ed. New York: Knopf: Distributed by Random House, 1987.

Tsou, Tang.  The Cultural Revolution and post-Mao reforms:  A historical perspective.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999.

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Walder, Andrew G.  Fractured rebellion:  the Beijing Red Guard movement.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009.

Wang, Gang.  English.  (Fiction). New York: Viking Adult, 2009.

Wang, Shaoguang.  Failure of charisma:  the Cultural Revolution in Wuhan.  Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Wang, Youqin.  Student Attacks Against Teachers:  The Revolution of 1966.  Paper presented at the conference, "The Cultural Revolution in Retrospect," Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, July 4-6, 1996; presented at the Association of Asian Studies annual meeting, Chicago, March 14-16, 1997. On-line at: Virtual Museum of Cultural Revolution: http://museums.cnd.org/CR/english/research.html, last accessed, 2002.

Wedeman, Andrew Hall.  The east wind subsides:  Chinese foreign policy and the origins of the Cultural Revolution.  Washington, D.C.: Washington Institute Press, c1987.

Wen, Chihua.  The Red Mirror:  Children of China's Cultural Revolution.  Boulder: Westview Press, 1995.

Whitson, William W.  The political dynamics of the Chinese Communist military elite.  Part II, The role of the military elite in the Cultural Revolution (1966-1968).  Washington, D.C.: The Office, Chief of Military History, Dept. of the Army, 1972.

Wong, Jan.  A comrade lost and found:  a Beijing story.  Orlando, Florida: Houghton Miffin Harcourt, 2009.

Wong, Norman.  Cultural revolution.  New York: Ballantine Books, Incorporated, 1995.

The Wounded:  New stories of the Cultural Revolution, 77-78.  (eds. trans. Barme, Geremie; Lee, Bennett). Hongkong : Joint Publishing Company, 1979.

Wu, Emily Yimao; Engelmann, Larry.  Feather in the Storm:  A Childhood Lost in Chaos.  Harpswell, Maine: Anchor, 2008.

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Yan Jiaqi.  History of the Chinese cultural revolution.  Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai'i Press, 1990.

Yang, Chiang.  Lost in the Crowd:  a Cultural Revolution memoir.  Melbourne: McPhee Gribble, c1989.

Yang, Lan.  Chinese Fiction of the Cultural Revolution.  Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1998.

Yang, Xiao-ming.  The rhetoric of propaganda:  a tagmemic analysis of selected documents of the Cultural Revolution of China.  American University Studies. Series XIII, Linguistics; Vol. 28. New York: Peter Lang Publishing, Incorporated, 1994.

Yang, Xiguang.  Captive Spirits:  Prisoners of the Cultural Revolution.  New York: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Ye, Ting-xing.  My name is number 4:  a true story from the cultural revolution.  j Basingstoke, New Hampshire: St. Martin's Griffin, 2008.

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Zang, Xiaowei.  Children of the Cultural Revolution:  Family Life and Political Behavior in Mao's China.  Boulder: Westview Press, 1999.

Zheng I.; Sym, T. P.  Scarlet Memorial:  Tales of Cannibalism in Modern China.  Boulder: Westview Press, 1996.

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