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Last edited at 1:46PM on 4/4/2012
They paused the Chinese Civil war to fight off the Japanese. The communistic party built up their army from 1,000s to 10,000s and took the democratic party by surprise and winning the civil war. The Democratic party was forced to retreat to an island off of china which today is Taiwan. This was when they were expanding their empire and decided to take China.