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Shanghai Escapist

by Robert M. Liu

  • 111 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Writers Club Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10704122M
    ISBN 100595139035
    ISBN 109780595139033

    About the Book. From award-winning and bestselling author Taras Grescoe comes a highly compelling new bestselling book about the twilight of Shanghai before the Second World War. Finalist for the Mavis Gallant Prize for Non-Fiction. Longlisted for the British Columbia's National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction.   Are you a wanderer who is planning to Travel to Shanghai or an escapist who wants to pay a virtual tour on maps? Interested in its people, culture, art, history, cuisine, flora and fauna? Want to get complete Guide for the exquisite places of Shanghai like Bund International Architecture Exhibition, Huangpu River, Peace Hotel (Heping Fandian), Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum, Fuxing Park, .

      The Lishui region in southern Zhejiang is an easy hour train ride from Shanghai and has pockets of the type of dreamy Chinese scenery – sweeping terraces of tea, swirling clouds and crumbling villages – that people usually fly thousands of kilometers to the likes of Guilin or Yunnan for. Two books published in the U.S.: Shanghai Escapist and A Guide to Chinese Affairs. A third book, a political thriller entitled "The Socialist Cuckooland" (British Version) was released in by a publishing house in Cambridge, England.

    Buy The Socialist Cuckooland by Robert M. Liu online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.   “Voodoo Shanghai” is a lot of fun. It’s a terrific, fast-paced read, with a number of surprising twists, a welcome blast of pure reading pleasure. One could read it for sheer escapist .


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