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Red scarf girl : a memoir of the Cultural Revolution / Ji-li Jiang ; foreword by David Henry Hwang.

Jiang, Ji-li (Author).

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews KIDS BIOGRAPHY Jiang (Text) 73351000053575 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville J 951.05 (Text) 78321000023424 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon TEEN 951.05 JIA (Text) 36825000666667 Teen Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J92 JIAN (Text) 39231033123387 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown YA 951.05 JIA (Text) 30034000898091 Teen Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0061667714 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780061667718 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: xvii, 285 pages ; 18 cm
  • Edition: Revised pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Teen, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, c1997.
Formatted Contents Note:
The liberation army dancer -- Destroy the Four Olds! -- Writing Da-zi-bao -- The Red successors -- Graduation -- The sound of drums and gongs -- The propaganda wall -- A search in passing -- Fate -- Junior high school at last -- Locked up -- An educable child -- Half-city Jiangs -- The class education exhibition -- The rice harvest -- The incriminating letter -- Sweeping.
Summary, etc.:
An outstanding student and much admired leader of her class, Ji-Li Jiang was poised for a shining future in the Communist party until the Cultural Revolution of 1966. Told with simplicity, innocence and grace, this unforgettable memoir gives a child's eye view of a terrifying time in 20th-century history--and of one family's indomitable courage under fire.
Subject: Jiang, Ji-li
China > History > Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976 > Personal narratives.

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