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Thorndike Press large print core series.
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Tyson Library - Versailles LP MEE (Text) 31070500484155 Adult Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410435828 :
  • ISBN: 1410435822 (lg. print : hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 707 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print ed.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published in 2011 in arrangement with St. Martin's Press"--T.p. verso.
"A novel"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
1946-The year of the dog -- 1942-The year of the horse -- 1944-The year of the monkey -- 1947-The year of the pig -- 1949-The year of the ox -- 1951-The year of the rabbit -- 1960-The year of the rat -- 1967-The year of the sheep -- 1974-The year of the tiger -- 1977-The year of the snake -- 1981-The year of the rooster -- 2000-The year of the dragon -- The year of the cat.
Summary, etc.:
Part love story and part historical narrative, this elegant debut novel follows a young Chinese couple as their love grows, and is tested, during Mao's Cultural Revolution. When the Kitchen God is challenged by the Jade Emperor to fathom the workings of the human heart, he chooses to follow the life of Jinyi and his wife Yuying, from their blossoming love until their old age, in hope of finding an answer. Under Fishbone Clouds Provides a rare and personal glimpse into the birth of modern china.
Subject: Married people > China > Fiction.
Large type books.
China > History > 20th century > Fiction.
China > History > Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976 > Fiction.

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