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The Cultural Revolution and its aftermath, 1966-76

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What was used to restore order after the CR?
Mao called the CR the quest for what?
What was a positive of the Up to the mountains campaign?
What was published in 1964 which showed Mao's most famous statements?
What subcommittee was formed during the CR?
When did Mao die?
How much of the central committee was deposed?
When did Nixon visit Beijing?
How many people were killed during the purging of CCP membership?
What occurred in August 1966?
Out of 23 politburo members, how many survived the purge?
Who was the chief of propaganda?
What campaign was introduced that saw young guards sent to the countryside?
Factions of what group developed during the CR?
Who did Mao want to mobilise to support him?
How many were arrested during the winding down of the CR?
Which two leaders did the CR aim to destroy?
What did Mao tell the young people to attack?
During the CR, what percentage of party cadres were purged at regional and provisional levels?
When was the four olds launched?
What were the four modernisations introduced by Zhou Enlai? (AIDS)
What were the four olds? (ICCH)
The failed anti-Confucius campaign was launched by what group?
Who did Jiang Qing denounce as an agent for the American CIA?
Who did Mao want to seize power back from?
Which class were attacked during the CR?
How many guards were sent to countryside as part of this campaign? (Q21)

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