|Contributions||Royal Ontario Museum.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||92 p. :|
|Number of Pages||92|
Chinese Shadows consists of a selection of impressions from a six-month visit to China in , when the country was still endeavouring to recover from the upheaval of the Cultural Revolution/5. His book Chinese Shadows— from parts of which the following article is drawn—was the result of a six-months stay in China during His aim, as he writes, is “not to question the achievements” of the regime, “which, if not always revolutionary as their Western supporters would claim, are still considerable in . Chinese Shadows is a searing indictment of the Maoist system and a brilliant critique of much of the recent Western writing about China, filled as it is with apologies for Chinese totalitarianism. Written with elegance and intensity, and informed by a substantial knowledge of things Chinese, the book (which first appeared in French in ) is based principally upon a six-month visit to China in Chinese shadows by Simon Leys. 10 Want to read; Published by Viking Press in New York. Written in English.
Chinese Shadows 作者: Simon Leys 出版社: Penguin Books 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分. The following books about shadows are great not only for those who intend to make an official study of it, but also just for fun. Here you will find captivating stories from the lands far away (Shadow by Marcia Brown), touching books (Papa Lucky’s Shadow), unique fairy tales (Shadow Story), and books that might appeal to kids who are afraid. He primarily wrote under the pen name Simon Leys. He criticized Mao's cultural revolution in his first two books, Les Habits Neufs du Président Mao (The Chairman's New Clothes) and Ombres Chinoises. Buy Chinese Shadows Reprint by Leys, Simon (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12).
His book Chinese Shadows—from parts of which the following article is drawn—was the result of a six-months stay in China during His aim, as he writes, is “not to question the achievements” of the regime, “which, if not always revolutionary as their Western supporters would claim, are still considerable in . ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Ombres chinoises. Description: xx, pages ; 20 cm: Other Titles: Ombres chinoises. This article was published in The Australian Journal of Chinese Affairs (), which is continued by The China Journal (present). East 60th Street, Chicago, IL . Chinese shadows Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Translation of Ombres chinoises Bibliography: p. Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by [email protected] on Aug SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: