Accession Number:

AD0731272

Title:

The Wuhan Incident: Local Strife and Provincial Rebellion during the Cultural Revolution,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

The document is concerned with the Wuhan Incident of late July 1967 which is stated to represent the apex of revolutionary violence in 1967 and a turning point in the Cultural Revolution. Only when the level of bloodshed, disorganization, and factionalism threatened the Army itself did the Mao-Lin faction decide that it was time to pull back. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE