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--Cultural Revolution 1966 through 1976
--Rape of Nanking 1937 through 1938
Books (Cultural Revolution)
Mao Zedong's China by
Call Number: 951.05 GAY
Publication Date: 2007-08-01
The Cultural Revolution by
Call Number: 951.056 LAN
Publication Date: 2008-01-01
Books (Rape of Nanking)
The Rape of Nanking by
Call Number: 951.04 CHA
Publication Date: 2012-01-10
Women Heroes of World War II by
Call Number: 920 ATW
Publication Date: 2016-10-01
Resource on the Web (Cultural Revolution)
Resource on the Web (Rape of Nanking)
Audio Broadcast from Student Resources-in Context Database
Shelter Under The Swastika: The John Rabe Story
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From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Melissa Block.
In 1937, a decade of skirmishes between Japan and China erupted into full-scale war. In December, the Japanese army conquered the ancient Chinese capital of Nanking with such brutality that the event became known as the Rape of Nanking.
Hundreds of thousands in the city sought shelter in a safety zone set up by foreign businessmen, doctors and educators. A new film called "John Rabe" tells the story through their eyes. Pat Dowell reports.
Source Citation (MLA 8th Edition)
"Shelter Under The Swastika: The John Rabe Story." All Things Considered, 14 June 2010. Student Resources In Context, https://link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/A228851622/SUIC?u=nysl_me_ermhsl&sid=SUIC&xid=311abf7f. Accessed 30 Mar. 2019.