Josh Breveard
Mr Kunka
World History 1p

Mao Zedong


Mao zedong was the founder of the People's Republic of China. Mao was one of the most prominent Communist theoreticians and his and his ideas on revolutionary struggle and guerrilla warfare have been extremely influential, especially among Third World revolutionaries. Of Hunanese peasant stock, and Mao was trained in Chinese classics and later received a modern education.As a young man he observed oppressive social conditions, becoming one of the original members of the Chinese Communist party.