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Standoff at Tiananmen

Eddie Cheng

Standoff at Tiananmen

how Chinese students shocked the world with a magnificent movement for democracy and liberty that ended in the tragic Tiananmen massacre in 1989

by Eddie Cheng

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Published by Sensys Corp. in Highlands Ranch, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History -- Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989

  • About the Edition

    A narrative history, told from the point of view of student demonstrators, of the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident and events leading to it incident in Beijing, China.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 284-285) and index.

    StatementEddie Cheng.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS779.32 .C463 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 308 p. ;
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23718909M
    ISBN 100982320302
    ISBN 109780982320303
    LC Control Number2009902350

      Rise to Power During Tiananmen Square Standoff The critical events are as follows. Beginning in April , students gathered at Tiananmen . Books about or concerning partially the Tiananmen Square massacre of Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

    Standoff at Tiananmen av Eddie Cheng. Häftad Engelska, Köp. to loyal opposition and then, in the face of military suppression, to seeking a change in the communist regime. This book is a narrative history of that magnificent time when they experienced joys of mass demonstrations, sorrow of a prolonged hunger strike.   Transcript for Standoff in Tiananmen Square This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be % accurate. Now Playing: {{}}.

    The 30th anniversary of the massacre at Tiananmen Square is a good time to face the truth about the Chinese communist totalitarian dictatorship. The real lesson is one almost no one wants to think.   The enduring image of a lone man confronting Chinese tanks has come to stand for the bloody showdown between thousands of protesters in Beijing's Tiananmen Square, and .


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I'm very glad that I read this book, and I would highly recommend it to anyone interested in Tiananmen Square and today's China.

The author's choice of the word "standoff" gives a hint of the balanced tension running throughout the book. Students are in conflict with the government. Freedom is at odds with social order/5(8).

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Due to the impending 20th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre in Beijing, China, it is very timely that author Eddie Cheng has published the new book, Standoff At Tiananmen. With details never before seen in English, Standoff at Tiananmen is a riveting narrative, telling the story of the student-led pro-democracy movement which, intook over Tiananmen Square in the heart of Author: John Kusumi.

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This book is a narrative history of that magnificent time when they experienced joys of mass demonstrations 5/5(1). Tank Man (also known as the Unknown Protester or Unknown Rebel) is the nickname of an unidentified Chinese man who stood in front of a column of tanks leaving Tiananmen Square on June 5,the day after the Chinese military had suppressed the Tiananmen Square protests by force.

As the lead tank maneuvered to pass by the man, he repeatedly shifted his position in order to obstruct the tank Known for: Iconic photo of his protest during.

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Wu Renhua, aka Yenhua Wu (Chinese: 吴仁华; pinyin: Wú Rénhuá; born Septem ) is a Chinese scholar and participant in the Tiananmen Square protests of He has published three books about the crackdown: The Bloody Clearing of Tiananmen Square (天安门血腥清场内幕) inThe Martial Law Troops of June Fourth (六四事件的戒严部队) inand The Full.

The Tiananmen Square protests were student-led demonstrations calling for democracy, free speech and a free press in China.

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CNN Photojournalist Jonathan Schaer looks back on covering the Tiananmen Square protests and the iconic tank standoff. Tiananmen Square, large public square in Beijing, China, on the southern edge of the Inner or Tatar square, named for its Gate of Heavenly Peace (Tiananmen), contains the monument to the heroes of the revolution, the Great Hall of the People, the National Museum of China, and the Chairman Mao Zedong Memorial Hall (with Mao's embalmed body).

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