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Red, Autobiography of Ou Chaoquan, Paperback / softback Book

Red, Autobiography of Ou Chaoquan Paperback / softback


Pride and prejudice, war and peace, crime and punishment all feature in this autobiography of an ordinary person in China.

The account spans eight turbulent decades, with love struggling through a torrent of change.The authors boyhood name was Red.

He grew up in a Dong-minority village in remote southwestern mountains, where most people were rice farmers.Red supported the 1949 transition to communist rule, accompanied research expeditions into minority areas, and in 1959 completed his Beijing-based research studies.

In 1965, he was sentenced to re-education through labour.On being rehabilitated in 1979, Red spent 16 more years as


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 290 pages
  • Publisher: Austin Macauley Publishers
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  • Category: Autobiography: general
  • ISBN: 9781528912587



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