My China: the metamorphosis of a country and a man

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New World Press, Jan 1, 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 355 pages

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I chose China: the metamorphosis of a country and a man

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Shapiro, a Brooklyn-born lawyer with a modicum of wartime Chinese language training, arrived in China in 1947 at the beginning of the Cold War. Enchanted with the Communist revolution, he married a ... Read full review

Contents

Growing Up in Brooklyn the Scholar 19151938
1
Lawyer Soldier and the Trip to China 19391947
19
Phoenix Marriage and the Decision to Stay 19471949
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