Mao's Last Dancer

Mao's Last Dancer

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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.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 135 x 235 x 29mm | 507g
  • VISION Paperbacks
  • Fusion Press
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 8 pages black & White
  • 1904132758
  • 9781904132752
  • 366,820

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."show more
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