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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Peasantry -- China -- History.,
  • China -- Rural conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWang Anyi ; translated by Martha Aveny.
SeriesPenguin international writers
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN733.5
The Physical Object
Paginationix,142p. ;
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14948496M
ISBN 100140118101

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The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Backman, Fredrik. Beartown. Atria Books, In a small Swedish town called Beartown, the local juniors' hockey team is preparing for their semifinal game. The hockey team is the pride of the town, which is otherwise suffering a decline. Summary and reviews of Beartown by Fredrik Backman, plus links to a book excerpt from Beartown and author biography of Fredrik Backman. Wang Anyi (born 6 March ) is a Chinese writer. The daughter of renowned writer Ru Zhijuan, Wang is considered a leading figure in contemporary Chinese literature. She has been vice-chair of China Writers Association since , and professor in Chinese Literature at Fudan University since Genre: fiction, prose. Baotown by Wang, Anyi and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at kauainenehcp.com - Baotown by Anyi Wang - AbeBooks kauainenehcp.com Passion for books.

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