People’s Republic of China

Zhonghua Renmin Gonghe Guo
  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


In the course of 1949 the Communists obtained full control of the mainland of China, and in 1950 also over most islands off the coast (but not Taiwan, see p 368).


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