Lesson 3: How Important was the Long March to Mao's eventual Success?
Kiangsi Soviet, Five Extermination Campaigns, Hans von Seeckt, Blockhouse Tactics, Otto Braun, Break-Out in Oct 1934, Zunyi Meeting, Zhu De and Mao, Dadu River Crossing, Arrival in Shaanxi in Oct 1935, Importance of the March.
Lesson 4: How did the Japanese Invasion help Strengthen the CCP?
Japanese 1931 Invasion of Manchuria, Manchukuo, Zhang Xueliang, Xian Incident, Second United Front, Marco Polo Bridge Incident July 1937, Retreat to Sichaun Province, US Supplies, Fighting the Japanese, Outcome of the War.
Lesson 5: Why did the Communist Win the Civil War?
US support for KMT, Rush to Accept Japanese Surrender, Communist Move to Manchuria, General George C. Marshall, Harbin, Lin Biao, Guerrilla Warfare to Conventional Warfare, Xuzhou, Battle of Huai-Hai, KMT Flee to Taiwan, PRC Proclaimed Oct 1st 1949.