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Edgar Snow

American journalist

1905   -   1972

country of citizenship: United States of America
native language: English
languages spoken, written or signed: English
educated at: University of Missouri, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
occupation: journalist, writer
award received: 100 heroes and model figures who have made outstanding contributions to the founding of New China

Edgar Parks Snow (19 July 1905 – 15 February 1972) was an American journalist known for his books and articles on Communism in China and the Chinese Communist revolution. He was the first western journalist to give a full account of the history of the Chinese Communist Party following the Long March, and he was also the first western journalist to interview many of its leaders, including Mao Zedong. He is best known for his book, Red Star Over China (1937), an account of the Chinese Communist movement from its foundation until the late 1930s.
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