From Publishers Weekly
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
It's basically about gruesome tales of peoples lives in 1940s China, sometimes before the 1940s. I thought it would be an interesting read into Chinese culture, it was not. Read morePublished 1 month ago by amazon user
It was beautifully written. The interviews allowed the author to portray the Cultural Revolution in a
revealing and frightening way. Read more
"The Corpse Waker" is a collection of Liao Yiwu's interviews 1990s- early 2000s with a variety of people who were thrown out the Chinese government's favor. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Sarah Jane
Each story is only like 15-20 pages, dialogue style. Really easy to pop one or two interviews a night or at lunch. They're very very interesting interviews. Read morePublished 4 months ago by gobberpooper
This book gave me a totally new prospective on communist China.Published 6 months ago by Amazon Customer
Excellent book. A must read for understanding contemporary China in the lens of rapid social transformation in the 20th century. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Christine
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. The author interviews various people, and they tell their stories. It's very eye-opening. Read morePublished 8 months ago by James Bond