|Title||Commander Yang's young pioneers (p. 83) |
|Author||Guo, Xu, 1927-1968. |
|Publisher||Foreign Languages Press|
|Publisher Location||China -- Peking |
|Publication Date||1965 |
|Notes||Printed in the introduction: This picture-story book deals with an episode in the War of Resistance Against Japan. It describes how a group of Young Pioneers composed of Chinese and Korean children, like their fathers and elder brothers, waged a courageous, relentless struggle against the enemy during the occupation of northeastern China by the Japanese imperialists. These young boys and girls belonged to a guerilla unit operating under the command of the Anti-Japanese Amalgamated Armies of the Northeast, led by the Chinese Communist Party. Printed in the People's Republic of China. Distributed by Guozi Shudian (China Publications Centre).|
Translation of "Yang si ling de shao xian dui."
This story follows a young Korean girl whose guerilla father is killed by the Japanese, and who decides to fight with the guerilla army to revenge her father's death.
This page depicts a scene similar to that shown on the cover. The young Korean girl is holding a gun and throwing a grenade. To her side are a young boy and a man, both firing guns.
|Contextual Notes||The Foreign Languages Press (FLP) was established in 1952 and specialized in editing, translating and publishing foreign-language books for readers abroad. Theses included political works, works by modern and contemporary writers and children's books. |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Sino-Japanese War, 1894-1895 -- Juvenile literature|
Sino-Japanese War, 1894-1895 -- Pictorial works
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL0171 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection. PL2875.O16 C6 1965 |
|Physical Description||, 88 p.: illustrated; 18.5 x 13 cm. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original book at 400-600 dpi in TIFF format using a ScanMaker 6800, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2008. |
|Exhibit Checklist||Exhibit checklist A19 |