Chiang Kai-shek: The man who lost to Chairman Mao in China's bitter civil war
China's civil war was a battle between communism and capitalism.
Two men, Mao Zedong and Chiang Kai-shek, led armies fighting for different visions of the future of China.
When Chiang Kai-shek lost, he and his followers retreated to Taiwan. Gen Hau Pei-tsun, a close aide, remembers the nationalist leader.
Witness: The stories of our times told by the people who were there.
20 Jul 2017
- From the section Magazine