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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.
  

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Contents

Inside China: eyewitness report by J. Saar, photographs by F. Fischbeck
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Foreign visitors (China), China
Thirsting to get into China
4
Richard Milhous Nixon; 1913-1994, United States (Foreign relations, China)
Gallery: stunt driver Jim Rusing jumps speedboats
8
Stuntmen and stuntwomen, Photographs
Computer in perspective
12
Computers
Great wall comes down
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Frank FISCHBECK, Chinese (Photographs), China (Photographs)
Whole country being worked very hard
32
Conversation with Mao Tse-tung
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Mao Zedong (Chinese communist leader.); 1893-1976, ChinaForeign relations, ChinaPolitics and government
Reopening the door to China
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United States (Foreign relations, China)

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