1931-7 First United Front
1) description of the event using SHK,
  • Alliance between KMT and CCP in 1922 to fight warlordism in China became NRA
  • Northern expedition in 1926 and defeated the warlords
  • CCP used KMT and it's members to spread communism ideologies although KMT wanted to control communist from within
  • 1927 Shanghai Massacre, ending the two alliance

2) how did this help Mao rise to power? (use SPS stool)
  • Mao gained popularity for fighting for a stable China
  • Mao used KMT to spread communism