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Serve the people!

Author: Lianke Yan; Julia Lovell
Publisher: New York, NY : Black Cat, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in 1967, at the peak of the Mao cult, Serve the people is a story about the forbidden love affair between Liu Lian, the young, pretty wife of a powerful division commander in Communist China, and her household's lowly servant, Wu Dawang.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lianke Yan; Julia Lovell
ISBN: 9780802170446 0802170447
OCLC Number: 166389997
Description: 217 p. ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Wei ren min fu wu.
Responsibility: Yan Lianke ; translated by Julia Lovell.

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Set in 1967, at the peak of the Mao cult, Serve the people is a story about the forbidden love affair between Liu Lian, the young, pretty wife of a powerful division commander in Communist China, and her household's lowly servant, Wu Dawang.

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"Yan Lianke's "Serve the People!" is a scathing sendup of life in 1960s China during the chaos of the country's Cultural Revolution. Serialized in the Chinese literary magazine Hua Cheng in 2005 and Read more...

 
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