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The Chinese, portrait of a people

Author: John Fraser
Publisher: New York : Summit Books, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The most revealing and cliche-shattering portrait of the Chinese people.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Named Person: John Fraser; John Fraser
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Fraser
ISBN: 0671448730 9780671448738
OCLC Number: 1081051528
Description: 463 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: I: Songs of innocence --
The first steps --
Strangers --
II: Outside looking in --
The state of an unpredictable nation --
The foreign ghetto --
Officials and bureaucrats --
Model heroes, model lives --
National minorities --
The price of a song --
Foreign games --
The other China --
The foreign "experts" --
III: Xidan --
The "tiny democracy movement" --
IV: Inside looking out --
New friends --
The activists --
The police --
The city versus the country --
The pleasures of the people --
The burden of the masses --
The four seasons --
The Chinese way.
Responsibility: John Fraser.

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The most revealing and cliche-shattering portrait of the Chinese people.

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