Hand-Grenade Practice in Peking

Hand-Grenade Practice in Peking

by Frances Wood



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Hand-Grenade Practice in Peking by Frances Wood

This is a quirky account of revolutionary China, written by Frances Wood, who went to Peking as a student for a year in 1975.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780719557811
Publisher: Murray, John Publishers, Limited
Publication date: 02/01/2000
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.39(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue - The Cultural Revolution
Model Revolutionary Life
The First Chinese Reader
The Ceremony Of Entering Into Traffic
Kiessling's Canteen
Letters Of Determination
Freezing Sheets
First And Last Respects
Two Poems And Another Funeral
Deepest Cold
Not A University But A Thermometer
Foreign Affairs
My Poisonous Influence
Negative Teaching Material
North Korean English
Failing To Plant Rice
A Visiting Fireman
High Summer And A Third Funeral
Holidays And Earthquakes
Verdicts Reversed Again.

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