Wild Swans UK Edition
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Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China

Through the story of three generations of women — grandmother, mother and daughter — ‘Wild Swans’ tells nothing less than the whole tumultuous history of China’s tragic 20th-century, from sword-bearing warlords to Chairman Mao, from the Manchu Empire to the Cultural Revolution.

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Mao: The Unknown Story
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Mao: The Unknown Story

Based on a decade of research, and on interviews with many of Mao’s close circle in China who have never talked before – and with virtually everyone outside China who had significant dealings with him – this is the most authoritative life of Mao ever written. It is full of startling revelations.

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Empress Dowager Cixi UK Edition
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Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China

In this ground-breaking biography, Jung Chang vividly describes how Empress Dowager Cixi fought against monumental obstacles to change China…

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