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The Resource The house of Yan : a family at the heart of a century in Chinese history, Lan Yan ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor

The house of Yan : a family at the heart of a century in Chinese history, Lan Yan ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor

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The house of Yan : a family at the heart of a century in Chinese history
Title
The house of Yan
Title remainder
a family at the heart of a century in Chinese history
Statement of responsibility
Lan Yan ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"In recounting her family history, Lan Yan brings to life a century of Chinese history from the last emperor to present day, including the Cultural Revolution which tore her childhood apart. The little girl who was crushed by the Cultural Revolution has become one of the most active businesswomen in her country. In telling her and her family's story, she serves up an intimate account of the history of contemporary China"--
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Summary
One of the most influential businesswomen of China today brings to life a century of Chinese history from the last emperor to the present day, including the Cultural Revolution that tore her family apart
Storyline
Writing style
Assigning source
Publisher's description
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10844263
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yan, Lan
Dewey number
951.04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Taylor, Sam
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yan, Lan
  • Yan family
  • China
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a family at the heart of a century in Chinese history
Label
The house of Yan : a family at the heart of a century in Chinese history, Lan Yan ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Chez les Yan
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1103675765
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
413 pages
Isbn
9780062899811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)1103675765
Label
The house of Yan : a family at the heart of a century in Chinese history, Lan Yan ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor
Publication
Note
Translation of: Chez les Yan
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1103675765
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
413 pages
Isbn
9780062899811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)1103675765

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