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George A. Fowler lived and traveled widely in the Asia Pacific region for over 30 years, first as a Marine, then as a student of Chinese and Malay, and finally for 23 years as a commercial banker. He has most recently translated Marah Rusli's classic Indonesian Malay novel Sitti Nurbaya, which will soon be published by Lontar in Jakarta.
One way to learn about every day life in China during the early days of Communism there. Excellent story telling.Published 7 days ago by Amazon Customer
This was a well written book offering insight to a culture that I'm totally unfamiliar with. The story is pretty interesting but if you're looking for a page turner, this, is not... Read morePublished 9 days ago by Amazon Customer
Interesting story and culturally enlightening, but confusing and badly translated in many places.Published 1 month ago by Beverly
this book describes a family history in China. It also describes the political and social situation of the people. Very informative. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Lotos
Very comprehensive relating China's political history through a multi generational family. Frequent flashbacks created difficulty in tracking family members. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Delores Poohl