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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress( )
Author: Sijie, Dai
ISBN:978-0-09-928643-1
Publication Date:Apr 2002
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Imprint:Arrow
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $19.99
Book Description:

In 1971 Mao's campaign against the intellectuals is at its height. Our narrator and his best friend, Luo, distinctly unintellectual but guilty of being the sons of doctors, have been sent to a remote mountain village to be 'reeducated'. The kind of education that takes place among the peasants of Phoenix Mountain involves carting buckets of excrement up and down precipitous, foggy paths, but the two seventeen- year-olds have a violin and their sense of humour to keep them going....
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Book Details
Pages:176
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Historical / General
Fiction / Friendship
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.3 x 19.4 x 1.1 cm
Book Weight:0.13 Kilograms



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