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Mao's last dancer

Author: Cunxin Li
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Penguin, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The extraordinary biography of a young Chinese peasant boy who emerged from abject poverty, defected to the USA, and became principal dancer for the Houston ballet, a star in the US, friend to George and Barbara Bush, and a star of the Australian ballet as well. Will include new material bringing us up to date with Li's family here & in China.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Cunxin Li; Cunxin Li
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cunxin Li
ISBN: 9780670073481 0670073482
OCLC Number: 423052118
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: Li Cunxin.

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The extraordinary biography of a young Chinese peasant boy who emerged from abject poverty, defected to the USA, and became principal dancer for the Houston ballet, a star in the US, friend to George and Barbara Bush, and a star of the Australian ballet as well. Will include new material bringing us up to date with Li's family here & in China.

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