Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China

Version: Unabridged
Author: Jung Chang
Narrator: Pik-sen Lim
Genres: Biography & Memoir
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Published In: July 2015
# of Units: 22 CDs
Length: 16 hours, 39 minutes
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Overview

Few books have had such an impact as "Wild Swans" a popular bestseller and a critically acclaimed history of China that opened up the country to the world.

Through the story of three generations of women in her own family the grandmother given to the warlord as a concubine, the Communist mother, and the daughter herself Jung Chang reveals the epic history of China's twentieth century.

Breathtaking in its scope, unforgettable in its descriptions, this is a masterpiece which is extraordinary in every way.

Author Details

Author Details

Chang, Jung

Jung Chang was born in Yibin, Sichuan Province, China, in 1952.She left China for Britain in 1978 and obtained a Ph.D. in linguistics from the University of York in 1982, the first person from the People s Republic of China to receive a doctorate from a British university.She lives in London with her husband, Jon Halliday, with whom she wrote "Mao: The Unknown Story".