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.
GBP 30.00
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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