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Great background book on how China was transformed during and after Mao. Helps you to understand what the Chinese have been through, and what the future may hold. Read morePublished 6 months ago by D. L. POHLE
This was a good read. Very interesting and written from an interesting perspective - a student and his peers. Some heart-renching stories.Published 9 months ago by Paulz
Journalist John Pomfret was an exchange student at the elite Nanjing University in the early 1980's. Read morePublished 10 months ago by A. Silverstone
I bought the book to get to know China before our first-time trip there and found it very interesting introduction to evolution of nowadays China.Published 11 months ago by vlo
Just amazing. Chinese Lessons its elegant, funny and smart telling the both, the story of Pomfret and the changes in China during the second half of the 20th century. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Laura Rojas Aponte
As a middle-aged Chinese-American finding myself working back in China, this book gave lots of insights as to why the Mainland Chinese behave as they do, especially amongst the... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Captain 9G
Outstanding book. The story keeps your interest and move quickly. Well done!Published 19 months ago by robert e. stone