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Thirty Years in a Red House A Memoir of Childhood and Youth in Communist China

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ISBN-10: 155849216X

ISBN-13: 9781558492165

Edition: N/A

Authors: Ross Terrill, Zhu Xiao Di

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Book details

List price: $25.95
Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press
Publication date: 9/15/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.946

Foreword
Acknowledgments
A Long-Awaited Son
Father as a Young Rebel
My Nanny
A Nice Neighborhood
Preoccupied Parents
Once upon a Time
Seven "Grandmas" and Ten "Grandpas"
My First Year in School
Values Coming from Picture Books
The Gathering Winds of the Storm
Red Guards at Home
"Good" Reasons against "Bad" People
Behind the Bedroom Door
The Early Storm Barely Hits Our Family
Surviving the Storm
A Legendary Man
The Rebels Didn't Get What They Wanted
A Family Torn Apart
Visiting My Parents in Their Labor Camps
My Sister in the Countryside
Life for "Art's" Sake
Nanny Gets a New Job
Brainwashing at School
Home, Sweet Home
Rice Pudding Almost Leads to Suicide
A Former Member of the Communist Party
"A Man Can Die Once, and Only Once!"
The Emperor's New Clothes
100 Years after the Paris Commune
My Mother Loses Her Freedom Again
Six Families in One House
A Trip to Visit My Redetained Mother
It Was Too Late
"What Do You Want to Be?"
It Was More Than Just Learning English
A Television Crew from Hawaii
"Nine-Pound Granny"
Mother Comes Home
Thousands of Miles for Nothing
"We, the True Marxists ..."
My Sister's Long Journey
"Good Will Be Rewarded with Good, and Evil with Evil"
Letters That Helped Others
Not Ready to Make the Pledge
Millions Arise after One Man's Death
Life Goes On
My First Job
Over Two Hundred Billion Hours Wasted
Back to Work Again at the Age of Sixty-three
New Students: The Hope of the Nation
"I Want to Right This Wrong!"
The Forbidden Fruit
A Chilly Spring
People First
"Democracy Lost"
Bitter Love
To Be, or Note to Be
The Answer Is Blowing in the Wind
Challenge behind Death
Two Worlds
"I Have No Other Choice, Because I'm the Commissar!"
"Purifying the Party": An Impossible Task
The "Red," "Black," or "Golden" Road
It's Time to Go!
The Departure
Epilogue
Index