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A Chinese Life
Author: Philippe Otie
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
ISBN: 1906838550
Pages: 704
Year: 2012-09-01
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Traces the development of the modern Chinese state while the author chronicles the trials and tribulations of the Chinese everyman as he embraces the new order in childhood, serves in the military and with agricultural labor, and becomes a member of the Communist Party.
Une vie chinoise - tome 2 - Le temps du Parti
Author: Philippe Ôtié
Publisher: Kana
ISBN: 2505022275
Pages: 192
Year: 2016-02-04T00:00:00+01:00
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La Chine racontée de l'intérieur, de la prise du pouvoir de Mao Zedong à aujourd'hui. Un témoignage unique en 3 tomes.La Chine est en deuil ! Le grand timonier, Mao Zedong, est mort ! Désemparés, déboussolés, le peuple chinois est sous le choc. Que va devenir la révolution culturelle ? Alors que des jours sombres s'annoncent, un télégramme averti le peuple que la bande des 4 (Zhang Chunqiao, Wang Hongwen, Yao Wenyuan et Jiang Qing, épouse de Mao) , investigateur sous Mao de la révolution culturelle, est arrêtée ! Une ère nouvelle souffle sur la Chine. Le moment est venu pour Xiao Li d'entrer dans le parti... « Un parti pour lequel il faut donner sa vie, un parti qui doit primer sur l'intérêt propre, sur la famille sur les amis » comme le dit si bien son père...
The Tribulations of a Chinaman in China
Author: Jules Verne
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Pages: 271
Year: 1879
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Shenzhen
Author: Guy Delisle
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473547164
Pages: 152
Year: 2017-05-04
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Guy Delisle's work for a French animation studio requires him to oversee production at various Asian studios on the grim frontiers of free trade. His employer puts him up for months at a time in 'cold and soulless' hotel rooms where he suffers the usual deprivations of a man very far from home. After Pyongyang, his book about the strange society that is North Korea, Delisle turned his attention to Shenzhen, the cold, urban city in Southern China that is sealed off with electric fences and armed guards from the rest of the country. The result is another brilliant graphic novel - funny, scary, utterly original and illuminating.
A Drifting Life
Author: Yoshihiro Tatsumi
Publisher: Drawn and Quarterly
ISBN: 1897299745
Pages: 840
Year: 2009-04-14
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The epic autobiography of a manga master Acclaimed for his visionary short-story collections The Push Man and Other Stories, Abandon the Old in Tokyo, and Good-Bye--originally created nearly forty years ago, but just as resonant now as ever--the legendary Japanese cartoonist Yoshihiro Tatsumi has come to be recognized in North America as a precursor of today's graphic novel movement. A Drifting Life is his monumental memoir eleven years in the making, beginning with his experiences as a child in Osaka, growing up as part of a country burdened by the shadows of World War II. Spanning fifteen years from August 1945 to June 1960, Tatsumi's stand-in protagonist, Hiroshi, faces his father's financial burdens and his parents' failing marriage, his jealous brother's deteriorating health, and the innumerable pitfalls that await him in the competitive manga market of mid-twentieth-century Japan. He dreams of following in the considerable footsteps of his idol, the manga artist Osamu Tezuka (Astro Boy, Apollo's Song, Ode to Kirihito, Buddha)--with whom Tatsumi eventually became a peer and, at times, a stylistic rival. As with his short-story collection, A Drifting Life is designed by Adrian Tomine.
The Revolution of Ivy
Author: Amy Engel
Publisher: Entangled: Teen
ISBN: 1633751163
Pages: 400
Year: 2015-11-03
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"Engel makes good use of her setting; the fight for survival on the cusp of winter stokes the sense of danger in a way that matches Ivy’s roiling feelings, and the love story moves with the slow-growing heat that Ivy needs.” —Kirkus Reviews Beyond the fence. I am still alive. Barely. My name is Ivy Westfall. I am sixteen years old and a traitor. Three months ago, I was forced to marry the president's son, Bishop Lattimer—as all daughters of the losing side of the war are sold off in marriage to the sons of the winners. But I was different. I had a mission-to kill Bishop. Instead, I fell in love with him. Now I am an outcast, left to survive the brutal savagery of the lands outside of civilization. Yet even out here, there is hope. There is life beyond the fence. But I can't outrun my past. For my actions have set off a treasonous chain of events in Westfall that will change all of our fates—especially Bishop's. And this time, it is not enough to just survive...
The Diary of Ma Yan
Author: Ma Yan, Pierre Haski
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061918520
Pages: 192
Year: 2009-09-08
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Wednesday, November 7 My father gave me and my brother a little money. My stomach is all twisted up with hunger, but I don't want to spend the money on anything as frivolous as food. Because it's money my parents earn with their sweat and blood. I have to study well so that I won't ever again be tortured by hunger. . . . In a drought-stricken corner of rural China, an education can be the difference between a life of crushing poverty and the chance for a better future. But money is scarce, and the low wages paid for backbreaking work aren't always enough to pay school fees. Ma Yan's heart-wrenching, honest diary chronicles her struggle to escape hardship and bring prosperity to her family through her persistent, sometimes desperate, attempts to continue her schooling. First published in France in 2002, the diary of ma yan created an outpouring of support for this courageous teenager and others like her -- support that led to the creation of an international organization dedicated to helping these children . . . all because of one ordinary girl's extraordinary diary.
Une introduction à la médecine traditionnelle chinoise - Tome 2
Author: Patrick Stoltz, Marc Sapriel
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 2287990445
Pages: 294
Year: 2013-06-22
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Cet ouvrage fait suite au premier volume d'Une introduction à la médecine traditionnelle chinoise, brève exposition des fondements du corpus théorique. À la lumière des textes canoniques et au-delà d'un recueil d'informations traduites à partir des manuels destinés à l'enseignement et disponibles en Chine, ce nouveau volume s'emploie à dresser le tableau du raisonnement clinique en médecine chinoise, de ses bases et de son contenu par une mise en lumière des diagnostics de certaines affections courantes en médecines occidentale et chinoise. Il aborde les divers aspects du processus diagnostique traditionnel : fondements de l'étiologie et de la pathologie, recueil des informations du tableau clinique à travers l'examen du patient et leur exploitation grâce aux outils de diagnostic, qui permettent de cerner au plus près la réalité du processus étiopathogénique ainsi que ses conséquences sur la physiologie du patient et l'affection dont il souffre. Y sont également introduits les signes et méthodes du pronostic. S'appuyant sur les résultats de la recherche scientifique contemporaine en physiologie, en épidémiologie et en biologie, ce deuxième volume s'attache à démontrer que les conceptions médicales traditionnelles de l'étiologie ou de la pathogénie constituent une vision originale et réaliste des causes de la maladie et de ses traitements. L'approche macroscopique et holistique caractéristique de la médecine chinoise n'est en effet pas incompatible avec une analyse fine des processus étiopathogéniques et des moyens à mettre en œuvre pour restaurer la capacité fondamentale de l'organisme à maintenir son équilibre physiologique et son adaptation au milieu. À l'instar du premier volume, l'enracinement et la continuité historiques des différentes notions sont étayés par des textes classiques pertinents, canoniques ou plus récents.
Le Traité d'Astrologie Chinoise - Tome II
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Publisher: Delemme Diffusion
ISBN: 2915490090
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About Betty's Boob
Author: Vero Cazot
Publisher: Boom! Studios
ISBN: 1613989490
Pages: 192
Year: 2018-06-20
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An inspiring and surprisingly comedic tale of loss and acceptance told largely through silent sequential narrative, About Betty’s Boob is a seminal work from master storytellers Véro Cazot and Julie Rocheleau. Betty lost her left breast, her job, and her guy. She does not know it yet, but this is the best day of her life.
Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author: Sijie Dai
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN: 037541309X
Pages: 197
Year: 2001
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During the Chinese Cultural Revolution, two boys are sent to the country for reeducation, where their lives take an unexpected turn when they meet the beautiful daughter of a local tailor and stumble upon a forbidden stash of Western literature.
Sons
Author: Pearl S. Buck
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453263470
Pages: 313
Year: 2012-08-21
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The second installment in Pearl S. Buck’s acclaimed Good Earth trilogy: the powerful story of three brothers whose greed will bring their family to the brink of ruin Sons begins where The Good Earth ended: Revolution is sweeping through China. Wang Lung is on his deathbed in the house of his fathers, and his three sons stand ready to inherit his hard-won estate. One son has taken the family’s wealth for granted and become a landlord; another is a thriving merchant and moneylender; the youngest, an ambitious general, is destined to be a leader in the country. Through all his life’s changes, Wang did not anticipate that each son would hunger to sell his beloved land for maximum profit. At once a tribute to early Chinese fiction, a saga of family dissension, and a depiction of the clashes between old and new, Sons is a vivid and compelling masterwork of fiction. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Pearl S. Buck including rare images from the author’s estate.
De la Chine
Author: Jean-Baptiste Grosier
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Year: 1819
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Winter of the World
Author: Ken Follett
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101591439
Pages: 928
Year: 2012-09-18
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"This book is truly epic. . . . The reader will probably wish there was a thousand more pages." —The Huffington Post Picking up where Fall of Giants, the first novel in the extraordinary Century Trilogy, left off, Winter of the World follows its five interrelated families—American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh—through a time of enormous social, political, and economic turmoil, beginning with the rise of the Third Reich, through the great dramas of World War II, and into the beginning of the long Cold War. Carla von Ulrich, born of German and English parents, finds her life engulfed by the Nazi tide until daring to commit a deed of great courage and heartbreak . . . . American brothers Woody and Chuck Dewar, each with a secret, take separate paths to momentous events, one in Washington, the other in the bloody jungles of the Pacific . . . . English student Lloyd Williams discovers in the crucible of the Spanish Civil War that he must fight Communism just as hard as Fascism . . . . Daisy Peshkov, a driven social climber, cares only for popularity and the fast set until war transforms her life, while her cousin Volodya carves out a position in Soviet intelligence that will affect not only this war but also the war to come.
The Immobile Empire
Author: Alain Peyrefitte
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0345803949
Pages: 672
Year: 2013-05-21
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In 1793, Lord George Macartney and an enormous delegation—including diplomats, doctors, scholars, painters, musicians, soldiers, and aristocrats—entered Beijing on a mission to open China to British trade. But Macartney’s famous refusal to perform the traditional kowtow before the Chinese Emperor was just one sign that the two empires would not see eye to eye, and the trade talks failed. The inability to develop a trade relation would have enormous consequences for future relations between China and the West. Peyrefitte’s vivid narrative of this fascinating encounter is based on extraordinary source materials from each side—including the charming and candid diary of Thomas Staunton, the son of one of Macartney’s aides. An example of history at its finest, The Immobile Empire recaptures the extraordinary experience of two great empires in collision, sizing each other up for the first time.

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