Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
Anchor Books, 1992 - 524 pages
The forces of history and the exceptional talents of this young writer combine to produce a work of nonfiction with the breadth and drama of the richest, most memorable fiction classics. Wild Swans is a landmark book, with the intimacy of memoir and the panoramic vision of a monumental human saga, which tells of the lives of Jung Chang, her mother, her grandmother, and of 20th-century China. 16-page photo insert.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - PilgrimJess - LibraryThing
"as the revolution was made by human beings, it was burdened with their failings." Wild Swans is a memoir of three generations of author Jung Chang’s family, principally the lives of her grandmother ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - john257hopper - LibraryThing
This is an epic personal story of life in China over much of the 20th century, told through the stories of three generations of women in one family. The author has lived in Britain since becoming one ... Read full review