Xu Bu ed: LAODONG RENMIN 1950-2010. Working People 1950-2010. China Pictorial: Life in China. Guangzhou, 2010. 441 pp. Numerous b/w plates throughout. 13x13 cm. Boards.
Shows the life of the people of China in the 60 years since the founding of the Peoples Republic. Much of the photography is early - from the 1950s through to the 1980s, before the great economic changes kicked in. Sections on Garden & Village; Town & Folk; Cities; Wasteland & Water Area; Road & Building; Factory & Diggings; Feature & Posture. Dual texts in Chinese and English. Fascinating.
Subjects: Culture History
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 661 in printed List 194.
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