Mr Kristof and wife are a great duo!
I love all of them and social justice
matters then this is a must read!
I Love this book and You will To!
Very well-written primer on China's economic, political and cultural transition in the late twentieth century. Read morePublished on March 26, 2011 by John D. Bartone
I'm still in the early stages of reading this book, some of the chapters are boring, but the majority is not, it seems like the further I get into the book the interesting it gets,... Read morePublished on January 10, 2010 by PBarber
Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, a husband and wife who lived in Beijing 1989-93 as journalists for the New York Times, have a keen insight on China's struggles with it's rapid... Read morePublished on September 13, 2009 by Samuel M. Brummitt
There is a genre of Western writing on China (and on Asia, more generally) which takes what is bad, sensational or exotic - and amplifies it. Read morePublished on August 19, 2009 by syc
Here we have a book written by a married couple, they alternate writing chapters as i recall....
good book...they or she get followed around and mistreated... Read more
I found this book at a used book sale just two weeks before the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Since the book was published in 1994, I thought it would be dated in 2008 but instead it's a... Read morePublished on August 2, 2008 by Dale Dellinger
At the recommendations of friends, my wife and both read China Wakes before taking a 3 week tour of China in March 2008. We were sensitive to issues we might not have been. Read morePublished on May 5, 2008 by Jeff Sweeney
Kristoph and Wudon, Former NY Times journalists,gift us with the opportunity to understand China in all of her complexities. Read morePublished on April 23, 2008 by Suzanne Foglesong