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A Leaf in the bitter Wind
Ye, Ting-xing
ISBN 10: 0140276971
ISBN 13: 9780140276978

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Leaf in the Bitter Wind, A: A Memoir
Ting-Xing Ye      
ISBN: 0140276971
Penguin Book Group, The Ringwood, Vic 1998 Reprint 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 404g, 381pgs. AN engrossing saga of one woman's turbulent life in Cultural revolution China. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOASI38
Bookseller: Reading Habit  
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Ye, Ting - Xing      
ISBN: 0140276971
Penguin Aust 1998   Paper Back 381pp; appendix, previous owner's stamp to title page. Spanning thirty-five years, this enthralling memoir chronicles the life of a survivor who has been buffeted by the winds of history.Ting-xing Ye was bom in Shanghai, the fourth child of a factory owner who had his business taken from him. By the age of thirteen, both her parents were dead. Then Ye's family were torn apart andscattered by the Cultural Revolution: as her eldest brother struggled to gain acceptance into the Communist Party and a sister eagerly joined a militia, Ye was subjected to torture and deprivation at the prison farm where she laboured. Her change in fortune came with acceptance into Beijing University. From there, Ye was offered a job in the Chinese Secret Police, but instead took a position as a translator in the Foreign Ministry. In this moving tale of a turbulent life, Ye describes the aftermathof her feudal-style marriage that led to her eventual defection to Canada. Ye is now a Canadian citizen, but her former husband has refused her access to their daughter. Ye continues to attemptto contact her daughter, hoping to bring her to Canada where she too may be free.; 195 x 125mm Near Fine
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10768
Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers  
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A Leaf In The Bitter Wind : A Memoir
Ye, Ting-Xing      
ISBN: 0140276971
Penguin, Australia, 1998.   Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good/. . 390 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Tanned pages. Short gift inscription in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0140276971. ISBN/EAN: 9780140276978. Inventory No: 12100004. Very Good
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12100004
Bookseller: Manyhills Books  
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