China 1900 - 2000
A Visual Sourcebook
of Chinese Civilization
Features a timeline with links to information and images on many
topics. Includes maps, discussion questions, and bibliographies.
From the University of Washington.
Modern History Sourcebook
China's disaster: 1840 - 1949
since World War II
Brooklyn College, website created by Paul Halsall
Course notes, websites and references for further reading.
technology and change
Lecture notes by Lynda Shaffer, World History Bulletin
50 Years of communism (1999)
BBC special report marking 50 years of communism in China, with
news reports, photographs and transcripts of speeches
Communist party - 80 years of power (2001)
Includes analysis on "the question of communism", profiles
of major party leaders, in-depth coverage of key events in recent
Chinese history, and a timeline.
CNN Special. Analyses China's growing importance in world politics
Virtual Museum of the
Documents, interviews, major events, historical figures and personal
of China: Cultural Revolution Decade 1966-1976
China: University of Maryland
Chronology of important events from Ancient China to 1980s reforms
Cultural Studies: Concise Political history of China
Compiled from Compton's Living Encyclopedia