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Brave Dragons free pdf From the former "New York Times" Beijing bureau chief comes a closely observed story of a struggling Chinese basketball team and its quixotic, often comical attempt to make the playoffs by copying the American stars of the NBA--a season of cultural misunderstanding that would transcend sports and reveal China's ambivalent relationship with the West.

About Jim Yardley

Jim Yardley has worked as a journalist for "The New York Times "for the past fourteen years, including eight years as a foreign correspondent and bureau chief in China and India. His reportage on China's legal system won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting, which he shared with a colleague, Joseph Kahn. He has also won or shared numerous other awards, including the Overseas Press Club Award for best international environmental coverage and the Sigma Delta Chi Award for best foreign reporting from the Society of Professional Journalists. He lives in New Delhi with his wife, Theo, and their three children, Olivia, George, and Eddie.

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Author : Jim Yardley
Publisher : Knopf Publishing Group
Data Published : 01 February 2012
ISBN : 0307272214
EAN : 9780307272218
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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