The Execution of Mayor Yin and Other Stories from the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution PDF ePub eBook

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The Execution of Mayor Yin and Other Stories from the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution free pdf An updated edition of a classic work on China's Cultural Revolution A classic of modern world literature, this collection of stories provides a vivid and poignant eyewitness view of everyday life in China during the Cultural Revolution. For this edition, Howard Goldblatt has thoroughly revised the text and updated it to Pinyin romanization. In a new introduction, Perry Link reflects on the book's significance in the post-Tiananmen era. Twenty-five years after its first publication, The Execution of Mayor Yin has lost none of its power to move the reader, and remains unmatched as a document of the period.

About Chen Ruoxi

Chen Ruoxi [Chen Jo-hsi] was born in Taiwan in 1938. She and her husband emigrated to mainland China in 1966 and lived there for the next seven years, and her experiences during that time are a source for the stories collected here. She lives in Taiwan. Howard Goldblatt is Research Professor of East Asian Languages at the University of Notre Dame. Perry Link is Professor of East Asian Studies at Princeton University.

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Author : Chen Ruoxi
Publisher : Indiana University Press
Data Published : 25 June 2004
ISBN : 0253344166
EAN : 9780253344168
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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