Communist Propaganda of the 20th Century

Communist Propaganda of the 20th Century

propaganda - 'noun', information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote a political cause or point of view (Compact Oxford Dictionary).

Monday, April 2, 2012

Along the Yellow River (4).

Along the Yellow River.  Paperback book published by Foreign Languages Press Peking 1975. (This album is made based on pictures and texts which appeared in China Pictorial between June 1973 and May 1974, with some editorial changes.) Text is in English.

A corner of Lanchow – the biggest industrial city in the upper reaches of the Yellow River.  Before 1958, this section was just empty riverside.

Power transmission network in the suburbs of Lanchow.

In recent years, small factories have mushroomed on the loess plateau.

The Chingtung Gorge power station – a huge key water conservancy project on the Yellow River completed during the Proletarian Cultural Revolution.

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