ricerca
avanzata

Chinese Americans California Biography Women Physicians California Biography Books

Books con argomento Chinese Americans California Biography Women Physicians California Biography

Falling Leaves

Falling Leaves

Mah Adeline Yen  Oaks Suzanne (EDT) 
edizioni Broadway Books collana Broadway Books (Paperback)

Born in 1937 in a port city a thousand miles north of Shanghai, Adeline Yen Mah was the youngest child of an affluent Chinese family who enjoyed rare privileges during a time of political and cultural upheaval. But wealth and position could not shield Adeline from a childhood of appalling emotional abuse at the hands...

€ 13,90
Falling Leaves

Falling Leaves

Mah Adeline Yen 
edizioni John Wiley & Sons Inc collana John Wiley & Sons Inc (Hardcover) , 1998

"Riveting. A marvel of memory. Poignant proof of the human will to endure." —Amy Tan."Brilliant, compelling, and unforgettable. A heart-rending modern day Cinderella story set against the turbulence of 20th century China. Autobiography at its best." —Nien Chang, author of Life and Death in Shanghai."Charged with emotion...A...

€ 21,50
Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

Mah Adeline Yen 
edizioni Turtleback Books collana Turtleback Books (Prebind)

The daughter of a wealthy Hong Kong businessman describes her very difficult childhood and the psychological abuse she suffered at the hands of her stepmother.

non acquistabile
€ 12,60
Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

Mah Adeline Yen 
edizioni Random House Childrens Books collana Random House Childrens Books (Paperback)

A riveting memoir of a girl's painful coming-of-age in a wealthy Chinese family during the 1940s.A Chinese proverb says, "Falling leaves return to their roots." In Chinese Cinderella, Adeline Yen Mah returns to her roots to tell the story of her painful childhood and her ultimate triumph and courage in the face of...

non acquistabile
€ 5,20