Lin Biao[lĭnˈ byouˈ] or Lin Piao [pyouˈ, byouˈ] 1907-1971.
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or Lin Piao 1907-1971.
Chinese political leader. He fought to achieve a Communist takeover in China (1949) and became minister of defense (1959). Lin Biao compiled Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung, the well-known “Little Red Book.”