The Ugly Wife is a Treasure at Home : True Stories of Love and Marriage in Communist China Paperback / softback
For centuries, Chinese marriage involved matchmakers, child brides, dowries, and concubines, until the People's Republic of China was established in 1949.
This book explores love in Communist China through the personal memories of those who endured the Cultural Revolution and the generations that followed.
This collection of intimate stories gives readers a rare view of Chinese history, social customs, and Communism from the perspective of ordinary citizens.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Potomac Books Inc
- Publication Date: 30/08/2014
- Category: Political science & theory
- ISBN: 9781612346946