From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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Just finished today, was looking for a book on China and got an email from Oprah on 100 must read books, this was one of them.
I learned a lot about China in this time period. Read more
I loved learning about the three generations of women and what their life was like. Their stories are told in a heart felt,eye opening way. Read morePublished 6 days ago by Hanna
Although being informative about Mao's China. The author told lies: she described her family as innocent during the whole movement, which cannot be possible! Read morePublished 6 days ago by Max
My sister in-law recommended this publication and I was not disappointed. I learned a lot about the life and hardships that the people of China have (and perhaps are still)... Read morePublished 7 days ago by GeeKay
Great book about three generations of Chinese women, from the foot binding era, to the devasting era of Mao, to current times. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Desira Plummer
This is an amazing book! Through the lives of three generations of Chinese ladies, it presents a vivid picture of Chinese history in our lifetime. Read morePublished 13 days ago by James C. Muskrat
Powerful! An enlightening book about China's history. The book shows us Chairman Mao, the rise of Comunism and of the People's Party through the eyes of an incredible family. Read morePublished 15 days ago by mafalda
Important book. It has parts where the stories and characters come to life more and many parts where it is drier and more historical, and as anyone knows who has read about the... Read morePublished 17 days ago by Amazon Customer
I read this book twice before I brought the E Book . As a bit of a China fan I loved it . My wife cried while she read the Chinese language version . Read morePublished 17 days ago by Gregory Stephan kemp