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Madame Chiang Kai-Shek

Chiang, Kai-shek

Madame Chiang Kai-Shek

selected speeches 1965-1966.

by Chiang, Kai-shek

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Published by China Pub. in [Taiwan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Text in English and Chinese.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p., ca. 223 p. ;
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13568113M
    OCLC/WorldCa26325143

    “You Are What You Do” by Madame Chiang Kai-Shek If the past has taught us anything it is that every cause brings its effect, every action has a consequence. This thought, in my opinion, is the moral foundation of the universe; it applies equally in this world and the next. Obituary: Madame Chiang Kai-Shek (Filed: 25/10/) London Telegraph. Madame Chiang Kai-Shek, Soong May-ling, who died on Thursday aged , was the widow of Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek, the Chinese Nationalist leader. At the height of her fame during the Second World War, Madame Chiang was one of the world's most influential women.


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