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Moment in Peking

Lin, Yutang

Moment in Peking

a novel of contemporary Chinese life.

by Lin, Yutang

  • 3 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by J. Day Co. in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.L6367 Mo
The Physical Object
Pagination815 p.
Number of Pages815
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23753800M

  Moment in Peking (京華煙雲) was written in and forms the first novel in the trilogy which includes A Leaf in the Storm (風聲鶴唳), and The Vermilion Gate (朱門). These epics document China in some of its most turbulent years. Moment in Peking, itself covers the years to The Yao (姚), Tseng (曾), and New (牛. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Other editions - View all. Moment in Peking: A Novel of Contemporary Chinese Life Yutang Lin Snippet view -

This book smells like an old book, and the paper is a little bit yellow, and this is the reason why I like it so much! It is totally an ancient priceless object with wise soul in it. I have heard about Moment in Peking because of a famous Chinese TV series, and when I heard about the novel was written originally in English, I was more curious.5/5(10). Moment in Peking Yutang Lin. Year: Language: english. Pages: ISBN ISBN File: PDF, MB. Preview. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find .

  The book can feel as tedious as the narrator's life, but it is an interesting insight into a generation whose lives are as far from the Communist Youth League as from the moon. Don't be taken in Author: Guardian Staff. Moment in Peking is a historical novel originally written in by the Chinese American author Lin Yutang. The novel covers the turbulent events in China from to , including the Boxer Rebellion, the, the Warlord Era, the rise of nationalism and communism, and the origins of the.


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Moment in Peking book include Between Tears and Laughter (), The Importance of Understanding (, a book of translated Chinese literary passages and short pieces), The Chinese Theory of Art (), and the novels Moment in Peking () and The Vermillion Gate (), Chinese-English Dictionary of.

This book smells like an old book, and the paper is a little bit yellow, and this is the reason why I like it so much. It is totally an ancient priceless object with wise soul in it. I have heard about Moment in Peking because of a famous Chinese TV series, and when I heard about the novel was written originally in English, I was more by: Moment in Peking has been described as an historical novel, originally written in English by Chinese scholar and writer Lin Yutang.

The novel covers the turbulent events in China from to the mids, and includes the Boxer Uprising ofthe Revolution of that kicked out the emperor, the ensuing Warlord Era, and the start of the /5.

When I read the book Moment In Peking, I just had the feeling that I Moment in Peking book reading something in Chinese.(I wish it had been written in Chinese, since someting must be lost from one language to another.

And some of Lin's articles in Chinese read so melodic just like music because of our chinese's swing, while you just cannot find that when it is 5/5(5). Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t89h10w3f Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library   With Wei Zhao, Yueming Pan, Hong Pan, Wei-De Huang.

Yao Mulan and other two girls get married with Zeng's sons and start their lives of disturbances/10(5). Moment in Peking Yutang Lin. Year: Language: english. ISBN ISBN File: PDF, MB. Preview. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that.

Moment in Peking的书评 (全部 条) 热门 / 最新 / 好友 朝东风凉 陕西师范大学出版社版/10(). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Moment in Peking: a novel of contemporary Chinese life. by Lin, Yutang; 12 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction; Places: China.

Moment in Peking by Lin Yutang by Liu Chunhui. Before writing a review of this book, I took some deep breaths. Finished inthe novel was a saga revolved around the withstanding of the life of a highborn girl, Mulan, literally means magnolia, during the most critical moment in thousands of years of Chinese history, from towhen the rotten empire collapsed, the Chinese people.

This book smells like an old book, and the paper is a little bit yellow, and this is the reason why I like it so much. It is totally an ancient priceless object with wise soul in it.

I have heard about Moment in Peking because of a famous Chinese TV series, and when I heard about the novel was written originally in English, I was more curious.5/5(11). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The novels Moment in Peking (simplified Chinese: 京 华 烟 云 traditional Chinese: 京 華 煙 雲) (), A Leaf in the Storm (), and The Vermillion Gate (simplified Chinese: 朱 门 traditional Chinese: 朱 門) () were well received epics of China in turmoil, while.

(A John Day Book) () A History of the Press and Public Opinion in China, Kelly and Walsh () The Importance of Living, Reynal & Hitchcock, Inc., (A John Day Book) () The Wisdom of Confucius, Random House, The Modern Library () Moment in Peking, The John Day Book Company () With Love & Irony, A John Day Book CompanyAlma mater: Saint John's University, Harvard.

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orders over $ Editions for Moment in Peking: (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback publish. One feels that for the first time it is possible to get inside the minds and hearts of contemporary Chinese, not in their political and economic life, as one does through Carl Crow, but in their intimate personal lives.

Nora Waln gave us some some sense of that life, but she, after all was an outsider. Pearl Buck for the first time took away the stage props, and made the Chinese living, moving. Moment in Peking is quite a rarity it is a novel about Chinese social-history by a well-known Chinese author, but written originally in English and.

Get this from a library. Moment in Peking; a novel of contemporary Chinese life. [Yutang Lin] -- Family life among the upper middle class of China from the Boxer. ny: the john day company, book. fair. hardcover. title: moment in peking by lin yutang a chines novel author: lin title: moment in peking by lin yutang a chines novel.

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Great for your book Rating: % positive. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Moment in Peking by Lin, Yutang,J. Day Co. edition, in English Moment in Peking ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: