Dancing on bones : history and power in China, Russia and North Korea / Katie Stallard.

The leaders of Russia, China, and North Korea use a distorted version of the history of WWII and the Korean War to shore up popular support at home and justify aggressive foreign policy and expansive military ambitions. Those who dare to challenge the official line are persecuted, silenced, and lock...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Stallard, Katharine P.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2022]
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Dancing on Bones
  • Copyright
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. Myth
  • 2. Victory
  • 3. Enemies
  • 4. Memory
  • 5. Victims
  • 6. Truth
  • 7. Lies
  • 8. Control
  • 9. Heroes
  • 10. Patriots
  • Conclusion: Power
  • Notes
  • Index.