Peacock cries at the Three Gorges

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Marion Boyars, 2004 - Fiction - 334 pages
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Beauty is fragile and has to cry in the face of destruction.

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Peacock cries at the Three Gorges

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Like the author's controversial K: The Art of Love , this work is set in China, with the immense Yangtze River and the stunning mountains bordering it as backdrop. Hong conveys the tensions, both ... Read full review

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I don't know what it was about this book, but for an author who had so much experience with the English language I felt that this book was just poorly written. The sentence structure was choppy and ... Read full review

Contents

CONTENTS
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Peacock Cries
25
Afterword
333
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

Hong Ying was born in Chingqing in 1962 into a boat sailor's family. She was the sixth child in a family of eight, and endured great poverty and hunger as a child during the Great Famine and the Cultural Revolution.

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