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Look! the wild swans

Juliette De Bairacli-Levy

Look! the wild swans

by Juliette De Bairacli-Levy

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Published by C.W. Daniel, Bairacli in Rochford, Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Olga Lehmann.
The Physical Object
Pagination419p. :
Number of Pages419
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17377654M

The beginnings: Wild Swan Publishing was set up in by Paul Karau and June Judge, both of whom had previously been involved with the legendary Oxford Publishing Company (OPC) in its halcyon independent days. Since , Paul consistently demonstrated and honed his considerable book designing skills through the publication of a wide ranging list of beautifully put together and produced. ‘“Wild Swans” made me feel like a five-year-old. This is a family memoir that has the breadth of the most enduring social history.’ Martin Amis, Independent on Sunday ‘There has never been a book like this.’ Edward Behr, Los Angeles Times About the author Jung Chang was born in .

  Wild Swans is, simply put, a masterpiece. It is a memoir of three generations of author Jung Chang’s family, principally told around the lives of her grandmother, mother and herself. Though I could not find confirmation, it is by some accounts the highest-selling memoir of all time with sales variously reported as being between 4. For each of the principal figures in this book, romantic love was strictly controlled and radically circumscribed — and yet such feelings played a powerful role. How did the politicization of the deeply personal affect the lives recounted in Wild Swans? At what cost did .

Wild Swan Books Iain Rice's "Modelling With Plastic Structure Kits" came out about five years ago, and while it has done well, we suspect that it would have done better if it had been given a new title. We say this as it is vastly expanded and enlarged when compared to the original book .   Wild Swans, in which years of Chinese history is told through the eyes of three women (her grandmother, her mother and her), became .


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