Interviews where books by Edgar Snow were recommended
Mao’s Last Revolution
by Michael Schoenhals & Roderick MacFarquhar
Maoism at the Grassroots
edited by Jeremy Brown and Matthew D. Johnson
Red Star over China
by Edgar Snow
The Bullet and the Ballot Box: The Story of Nepal's Maoist Revolution
by Aditya Adhikari
A Critical Introduction to Mao
by Timothy Creek
While researching Maoism, China expert Julia Lovell battled against two incorrect assumptions: “firstly that Maoism is a story of China; and secondly that Maoism is a story of the past.” Here she recommends five books for coming to grips with the global, still-relevant impact of Maoism.
To fully understand unrest in China today you have to go back to the 1930s and the circumstances which led to the Chinese Communist Party taking power, says Harvard political scientist Elizabeth Perry. She recommends the best books on popular protest in China.