[PW] Green Eggs and Ham Banned in China?
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Tue Aug 23 11:30:58 PDT 2016
Jesse Walker also feels uneasy about this book ban/legend.
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On 8/22/2016 4:47 PM, Donna Halper wrote:
> On 8/22/2016 4:09 PM, Kevin O'Kelly wrote:
>>>> Green Eggs and Ham was reportedly banned by Mao's government
>>>> because of its "portrayal of early Marxism." The source provides no
>>>> further details.
> The ban supposedly began in 1965 and ended in 1991. But the sources
> seem to basically quote each other or quote other websites-- even
> Wikipedia (not always a reliable source) refers to an article on the
> Huffington Post. I'd feel a lot better about this claim if some
> scholar of Chinese History could verify it.
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