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Nanjing 1937 by Ye Zhaoyan
Jun 08, 2004 | ISBN 9781400034277
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    Jun 08, 2004 | ISBN 9781400034277

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“A treasure. . . . Impeccable and fascinating. . . . [Ye Zhaoyan] is a genius.” —Carolyn See, The Washington Post

“This book doesn’t just entertain, but chokes you with laughter and tears. . . . Ye Zhaoyan is a master storyteller indeed.” —Wang Ping, author of Aching for Beauty and Foreign Devil

“Winning, witty. . . . Poignant and deliciously ironic. . . . A rich tableau of prewar Chinese politics and social mores.” —Publishers Weekly

“A astonishing work . . . reminiscent of, and comparable to, Dostoevsky at his most powerful.” —James Schamus, producer and screenwriter of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

“Searing. . . . Capture[s] a broad spectrum of passionate emotions that transcend the cultural divide between East and West.” —Booklist

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