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GHS 208 (Keating) - Summer: Modern China


©2008 Library of Congress, Image is on Public Domain 

This is an image of Sun Yat-sen who is considered to be the founder of modern China because he was the first president of the Republic of China.


This video is about the father of modern China, Sun Yat-sen, and the history behind modern China. This video provides lots of factual information relating to the history of China and how Sun Yat-sen overthrew Imperial China to become what it is today. This video is form 2010 and there is no bias and it clearly presents the information. This video is important because it gives some of the background and a sense of what it took to get to where modern China is today.

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