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leaf in the bitter wind

Ting-xing Ye

leaf in the bitter wind

by Ting-xing Ye

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Published by Bantam in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ye, Ting-xing, -- 1952-,
  • Women translators -- China -- Biography.,
  • Defectors -- China -- Biography.,
  • China -- Social conditions -- 1949-1976.,
  • China -- Social conditions -- 1976-,
  • China -- History -- Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTing-Xing Ye.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination486p., [8]p. of plates :
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21409320M
    ISBN 100553813064

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