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The Legacy of Sun Yatsen A History of the Chinese Revolution by Gustav Amann

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • Asia - China,
  • History / China,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

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Edition Notes

ContributionsFrederick Philip Grove (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9812950M
ISBN 100548018731
ISBN 109780548018736

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The Legacy of Sun Yatsen: A History of the Chinese Revolution (Large Print Edition) (Kessinger Legacy Reprints) Hardcover – February 1, by Gustav Amann (Author), Frederick Philip Grove Author: Gustav Amann. The Lost Book of Sun Yatsen and Edwin Collins is the first study of this lost work in all scholarship, Western or Chinese. It draws its originality and its themes from three primary sources, all presented here for the first time. The first is a series of interconnected lost writings co-authored by Sun Yatsen Format: Hardcover. Sun Yat-Sen's chief legacy is his development of a political philosophy known as the "Three Principles of the People." In his own words, this Chinese statesman and revolutionary leader chronicles his fight to establish a republic of China based upon those three principles: nationalism, democracy, and by: 8. Sun Yat-sen, who emerged as the recognized leader of the revolution, was intensely nationalistic, visionary, and devoted to his cause. Sun was born during the Qing dynasty (), which was dominated by Manchu tribesmen who had invaded China from north of the Great Wall.

This book argues that the life and work of Sun Yat-sen have been distorted both by the creation of the myth and by the attempts at demythification. Its aim is to provide a fresh overall evaluation of the man and the events that turned an adventurer into the founder of the Chinese Republic and the leader of a great nationalist s: 1.   Sun Yat-sen led the revolutionary movement under the Three Principles of the People: nationalism, democracy and the people’s livelihood.   The Legacy of Sun Yat-sen's Railway Plans. Dr Sun Yat-sen is known both as a revolutionary and as a planner. As a revolutionary, he is honoured by many for being the father of modern China, whereas his development plans are often criticized for their naivete and idealism. Soi Sun Yat Sen is a little lane off Ratchawong Road in Chinatown Bangkok or Yaowarat. Originally known as Soi Phalittaphon, this was where Dr Sun Yat Sen visited when he came to Bangkok in Dr Sun Yat Sen was on a tour of South East Asian countries to raise funds from the overseas Chinese for the Chinese Revolution.

What do modern Chinese think of Sun Yat-Sen? Discussion/Question I was watching the extra history videos about Sun Yat-Sen prior to the Chinese civil war and i was thinking about what the communist would think about him and what his legacy would be in modern communist china. Sun Yat-sen (sōōn yät-sĕn), Mandarin Sun Wen, –, Chinese revolutionary. He was born near Guangzhou into a farm-owning family. He was born near Guangzhou into a farm-owning family. He attended (–82) an Anglican boys school in Honolulu, where he came under Western influence, particularly that of Christianity. Sun Yat-Sen has 12 books on Goodreads with ratings. Sun Yat-Sen’s most popular book is San Min Chu I: The Three Principles of the People. Sun’s Legacy. Harold Schiffrin, in his biography of Sun Yat-sen, wrote: “If Sun Yat-sen had one consistent talent, it was for failure.” Sun was neither a great writer, nor a great thinker, nor a successful political leader. But his influence on modern Chinese politics remains.