China in Ten Words

China in Ten Words

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8.99 China in Ten Words

From one of China’s most acclaimed writers, his first work of nonfiction to appear in English: a unique, intimate look at the Chinese experience over the last several decades, told through personal stories and astute analysis that sharply illuminate the country’s meteoric economic and social transformation.


Framed by ten phrases common in the Chinese vernacular—“people,” “leader,” “reading,” “writing,” “Lu Xun” (one of the most influential… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

The humane, sceptical voice in this fascinating book succeeds in sidestepping the perils of huyou (bamboozling) and gives the reader a real connection to China’s caogen (grassroots).

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (November 08, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 2.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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