Dec 30, 2019
Part 8 in this series first presents a brief overview of "The Model Governor" Yan Xishan and his home province of Shanxi. After some daring moves on Chiang Kai-shek's part, he bests his opponents and takes control of the KMT and the National Revolutionary Army.
Under his command, Chiang launches the Northern Expedition. This episode will focus on the fateful years of 1926-1927.