This volume provides an account of one family's experiences in post Communist China. The author documents his own coming of age and eventual departure from a country that failed to live up to the hard fought ideals of his father.After I came to the United States in 1987 I often received such unexpected sympathy: aquot;I dona#39;t blame you for coming here, ... It was a big change in his life. For years, he had been doing tasks that required extraordinary physical strength, such as carrying as much as 250 pounds ... He seemed to enjoy this kind of manual work, and, in fact, he was the only person capable of house maintenance in our family.
|Title||:||Thirty Years in a Red House|
|Author||:||Xiao Di Zhu|
|Publisher||:||Univ of Massachusetts Press - 1999-09-01|