Meaning of Long March in English:

Long March

proper noun

  • The epic withdrawal of the Chinese communists from south-eastern to north-western China in 1934–5, over a distance of 9,600 km (6,000 miles). 100,000 people, led by Mao Zedong, left the communist rural base after it was almost destroyed by the Kuomintang; 20,000 people survived the journey.