Paperback: 282 pages
Publisher: Zip Publishing (2006)
Package Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 12081862
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
This is not a success story; nor a paean to the resilience of the human spirit; nor a search for identity constrained by class, race, and gender or the other usual suspects; nor a tearjerker that engenders in the Western reader a sense of superiority or schadenfreude. Rather, it is a tale of the joys and hardships of simple living, of an enduring curiosity about the world, of marriage and divorce, of Chinese and American societies, of tofu and ja...