Witness To A Revolution

Risk-taking photographer Li Zhensheng hid this shot -- and thousands more -- in floorboards and furniture for the four decades preceding Red-Color News Soldier (Phaidon, $39.95), the first complete photo history to present China's dark Cultural Revolution (1966-76) in all its inhumanity.

Originally posted Aug 15, 2003 Published in issue #723 Aug 15, 2003 Order article reprints

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