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Economics and Trade • Rise of China

This Chinese propaganda poster from 1958 boldly declares "Everybody is fully occupied in production, the trade sector is also fully occupied for everybody." China's 1958-1960 Great Leap Forward plan had two main thrusts: a massive steel production campaign, and the formation of agricultural communes. Both initiatives were ultimately unsuccessful.

MLA Citation

"Poster Promoting the Great Leap Forward

." World History: The Modern Era, ABC-CLIO, 2019, worldhistory.abc-clio.com/Search/Display/437662. Accessed 23 Aug. 2019.

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Entry ID: 2171567

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