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Liuzhou City Views

1934-2008

The pictures below have been taken from approximately the same position and show the development of the city over the last 70+ years. Click on any picture to enlarge.

 

1934

This was while China was ruled by the Nationalist Government under Chiang Kai-shek, two years before The Long March.

1948

At the height of the civil war, one year before the Communist victory. Liuzhou had been all but destroyed by the Japanese in 1945.

1958

The beginning of "The Great Leap Forward"

1964

The beginning of the Cultural Revolution

Between 1970 and 1974

This is undated, but from internal evidence appears to be between the dates given. Certainly, during the Cultural Revolution, Liuzhou was the scene of bitter fighting between rival groups of Red Guards.

1975

One year before Mao's death and the end of the Cultural Revolution.

1989

No comment

1995

1996

The year of Liuzhou's worst flooding.

2005

2008

 

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