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One Of The Enduring Symbols Of Modern China Has Been The Book Of Quotations From Chairman Mao Zedong, Or Better Known As Mao's Little Red Book. First Published In 1964, The Quotations Of Chairman Mao Zedong Have Had Different Impacts And Meanings For China Overtime. The Book Has Also Been Translated And Used For Various Purposes Around The World. Alexander Cook Is Assistant Professor Of History At The University Of California, Berkley. Where He Teaches Modern Chinese History. His Interest In Mao's Quotes Led Him To Develop A Global Network Of Scholars Who Have Studied The Compilation's Meanings In Different Parts Of The World, Which Come Together In A Volume Titled Mao's Little Red Book A Global History.