By Liliane Willens
With brilliant firsthand descriptions of Asia’s such a lot cosmopolitan urban from the Nineteen Twenties to the Fifties, this recollection chronicles Liliane Willens' existence and trials in Shanghai as China collapsed less than the load of overseas invaders and civil conflict. attractive and infrequently funny, this particular memoir relates Willens' studies as a Jewish Russian dwelling in early Communist China.
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