Mao's Last Dancer

Mao's Last Dancer

Paperback

By (author) Li Cunxin

Currently unavailable
We can notify you when this item is back in stock

Add to wishlist
OR try AbeBooks who may have this title (opens in new window)

Try AbeBooks

Additional formats available

Format
Paperback $14.07
Hardback $13.70
CD-Audio $13.20
  • Publisher: Fusion Press
  • Format: Paperback | 384 pages
  • Dimensions: 135mm x 235mm x 231mm | 507g
  • Publication date: 15 July 2005
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 1904132758
  • ISBN 13: 9781904132752
  • Illustrations note: 8 pages black & White
  • Sales rank: 279,283

Product description

The story of Li Cunxin, plucked aged 11 from a poor, remote Chinese village to train as a ballet dancer at the madam Mao's Beijing Academy.

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11
Categories:

Review quote

". 'Appalling, brave and funny... you cannot do better than read this book.' Mall on Sunday. 'Li Cunxin's story is a breathtaking indictment of brute Communism, told with great honesty.' Kate Adie, Guardian. 'It is a joy to read a book by someone who actually has a story to tell... This is one man's epic story, simply and generously told.' Herald."