Subtitle: A Year of Life in China Author: Robert Berold Signed by the Author Publisher: Jacana Media (2007) ISBN-10: 1770093850 ISBN-13: 9781770093850 Condition: Very Good. A few very light scratches and dents on the cover with small creases across the corners and bumping to the top of the spine. Small stain along the top of the fore-edge. Essentially a very good copy. Binding: Softcover Pages: 246 Dimensions: 23.5 x 15.5 x 1.7 cm
Weight: 0.3 kg
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Vividly capturing the tastes, sounds, and smells of Hangzou, China, this entertaining and witty travelogue details a year spent teaching creative writing at Zeijang University and, the experiences of being a fish out of water. Containing contributions from the author as well as his students, this memoir fondly depicts China's galloping economy, respect for ancient texts, and everyday people.