The Adventures of Mao on the Long March

The Adventures of Mao on the Long March

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"Almost too good to be true. The Adventures of Mao on the Long March is always solid, meaty and full of ideas. The form is strange and intriguing." -- The New York Timesshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 132.1 x 200.7 x 12.7mm | 204.12g
  • New Directions Publishing Corporation
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0811216322
  • 9780811216326
  • 638,588

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Caught somewhere between the clear-eyed rhapsodies of James Fenimore Cooper and Mao Tse Tung's own Address to the Yenan Forum on Art and Literature, Tuten's The Adventures of Mao on the Long March is a wildly inventive, triumphant novel of great wit and subversion. Out of a revolutionary montage of literary pastiche, comic strips, political rhetoric, film culture, and pop iconography, Tuten has fashioned a funny, caustic and tender more

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57 ratings
3.35 out of 5 stars
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4 21% (12)
3 35% (20)
2 18% (10)
1 5% (3)
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