EDITORS OF TIME-LIFE BOOKS.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition.
Edition Revised Edition. Library of Nations Series.
Publisher Time-Life Books, Amsterdam: 1999.
070540840X / 9780705408400
Seller ID 91228X1
Pulls aside the bamboo curtain that has sealed off modern China more effectively than the ancient 6,098-kilometre Great Wall helped to guard the secrets of the Middle Kingdom. In this volume you will discover parallels between China's imperial past and socialist present and learn how the modern bureaucracy controls almost every aspect of life, dictating what jobs the people can take, who they can marry and even how many childen they may have. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: China, Mao Tse-tung).