Jung Chang

Author of Wild Swans
Jung Chang is a Chinese-born British writer, best known for her family autobiography "Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China," which has sold over 10 million copies worldwide but is banned in mainland China. Born on March 25, 1952, in Yibin, Sichuan Province, she emerged from a background of Chinese Communist Party officials parents. Chang experienced the Cultural Revolution first-hand, capturing the intense societal transformations in her acclaimed works, including "Mao: The Unknown Story," co-authored with Jon Halliday. Her books analyze...

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Mao's Strategies and Their Consequences

1. Mao's Ambitions and Policies
2. Consolidating Power Through Manipulation
3. Resistance and Purge