"The Vinegar Tasters"
Lao-tse (Taoism)
Zheng He
British East India Company
Canton / Canton system
hong merchants
Lord Macartney
Lin Zexu
Opium War / Treaty of Nanjing
Taiping Rebellion
Hong Xiuquan
Empress Dowager Cixi
Emperor Guang Xu
Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895)
Hundred Days Reform
Righteous and Harmonious Fists / Boxer Rebellion
Pu Yi
"Double Tenth" Revolution
Sun Yat-sen
Three People's Principles
Guo Min Dang / KMT / Nationalist Party
Yuan Shikai
Warlord Period
Chinese Communist Party (CCP)
Twenty-one Demands
May Fourth Movement
Jiang Jieshi (Chiang Kai-shek)
The Northern Expedition
White Terror / Extermination Campaigns
The Long March
Mao Zedong
"a revolution is not a dinner party..."
The Second United Front
"The Japanese are a disease of the skin. The Communists are a disease of the heart."
World War II
The Chinese Civil War
Land Reform
The Four Olds / self-criticism
Korea and Tibet
First Five-Year Plan
Hundred Flowers Campaign
Anti-rightist Campaign
The Great Leap Forward