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Author Kayloe, Tjio,
Title The unfinished revolution : Sun Yat-Sen and the struggle for modern China / Tjio Kayloe.
Imprint Singapore : Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2017.

Subject Sun, Yat-sen, 1866-1925.
Presidents -- China -- Biography.
Revolutionaries -- China -- Biography.
China -- Politics and government -- 1912-1928.
China -- History -- 1912-1928.
Add Title Sun Yat-Sen and the struggle for modern China
Description 1 online resource (350 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Intro; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Maps; Preface; Acknowledgements; Notes to Readers; Cast of Characters; Glossary; Prologue: Mandate Under Siege; Chapter 1: Hope of the Nation; Chapter 2: Baptism by Fire; Chapter 3: Man of High Purpose; Chapter 4: Coalition of the Unwilling; Chapter 5: The Turning Point; Chapter 6: A Marriage of Convenience; Chapter 7: The Nanyang Pivot; Chapter 8: Battle Cries for a Republic; Chapter 9: The Winter of Discontent; Chapter 10: The Spark that Started the Fire; Chapter 11: Betrayal of the Revolution; Chapter 12: Chaos Under Heaven.
Chapter 13: Dances with BearsChapter 14: The Final Journey; Chapter 15: The Road to Purgatory; Chapter 16: The Man and His Legacy; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Summary The Unfinished Revolution is a superb new biography of Sun Yat-sen, whose life, like the confusion of his time, is not easy to interpret. His political career was marked mostly by setbacks, yet he became a cult figure in China after his death. Today he is the only 20th-century Chinese leader to be widely revered on both sides of the Taiwan Strait. In contrast, many Western historians see little in his ideas or deeds to warrant such high esteem. This book presents the most balanced account of Sun to date, one that situates him within the historical events and intellectual climate of his time. B.
Note Print version record.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, July 11, 2018).
ISBN 9789814779678 (electronic bk.)
9814779679 (electronic bk.)
9789814779074
9814779075
OCLC # 1020028755
Additional Format Print version: Kayloe, Tjio. Unfinished Revolution: Sun Yat-Sen and the Struggle for Modern China. SG : Marshall Cavendish International, ©2017 9789814779074.