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THE LITTLE RED GUARD: A Family Memoir

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Writer and translator Wenguang Huang's candid memoir about growing up in the turbulent aftermath of the Chinese Cultural Revolution.In 1973, Mao's ruthless political campaign sought to bring an end to all "decadent" traditional practices. But the author would remember the year for a different reason—it was a time when his 71-year-old grandmother "became obsessed with death." Afraid that she would ... Read full review

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