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By Han-Ping Chin

Dapeng Liu greets the 1949 communist victory in China with awe and confusion. whereas attempting to shed outdated traditions and healthy into the revolution, he’s consistently stuck among incomprehensible truth and his judgment of right and wrong. Amid his struggles with transferring political dictates, educational and fiscal adversity, purges, a damaged marriage, and loneliness, he learns to swim within the stormy sea of Mao’s first many years in strength. As his expert success and ideological remolding win celebration prefer, he quietly maps a route to a brighter destiny and his misplaced love. one of many readers dubbed it “The chinese language Dr. Zhivago.”

This coming of age tale set in China from 1949-1965 throughout the Mao Zedong period portrays a destiny inextricably intertwined with the way in which chinese language humans lived through the formative degree of contemporary China. Han-ping Chin’s historic autobiography fills the area of interest left by way of Ha Jin, winner of the nationwide publication Award, and different glossy chinese language writers.

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