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Author Kan, Karoline, 1989- author.

Title Under red skies : three generations of life, loss, and hope in China / Karoline Kan.

Publication Info. New York : Hachette Books, 2019.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  951.06 KAN    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Biography - NSLY-11  B KAN, KAROLINE    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Biography - NSRY-11  B KAN, KAROLINE    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Biography - RIPG-6  B KAN    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction NEW - SEBB-3  951.06 KAN    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 304 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary "An examination of the generational bonds and divisions of the Kan family and the panoramic effects of China's changing societal norms and fast-growing economy, where some succeed and others are destined to fail."-- Provided by publisher.
Note Includes index.
Contents The second born -- A daughter's promise -- A home of our own -- We, the migrants in town -- The young patriot -- The gods vs. the ghosts -- A girl with big feet -- Chunting gets a boyfriend -- Red silk shoes and a white dress -- Children of Tiananmen -- A cocktail bar in Beijing -- A train of dreams -- Foreign territory -- "A leftover woman" -- Ten hours for eighty yuan -- Forever red -- A people without roots -- Coming home.
Subject Kan, Karoline, 1989- -- Family.
Women -- China -- Biography.
Intergenerational relations -- China.
Social change -- China.
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Intergenerational relations. (OCoLC)fst00976251
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Social change. (OCoLC)fst01122310
Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01919811
Women. (OCoLC)fst01176568
China -- Biography.
China -- Social life and customs.
China -- Social conditions -- 1949-
China. (OCoLC)fst01206073
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9780316412049 (hardcover)
031641204X (hardcover)

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