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On Gold Mountain: The One-Hundred-Year Odyssey of My Chinese-American Family
Title:On Gold Mountain: The One-Hundred-Year Odyssey of My Chinese-American Family
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Category:Non fiction, China, History, Biography, Memoir
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In her most powerful novel yet acclaimed author Lisa See returns to the story of sisters Pearl and May from Shanghai Girls and Pearl s strong willed nineteen year old daughter Joy Reeling from newly uncovered family secrets Joy runs away to Shanghai in early to find her birth father the artist Z G Li with whom both May and Pearl were once in love Dazzled by him and blinded by idealism and defiance Joy throws herself into the New Society of Red China heedless of the dangers in the Communist regime Devastated by Joy s flight and terrified for her safety Pearl is determined to save her daughter no matter the personal cost From the crowded city to remote villages Pearl confronts old demons and almost insurmountable challenges as she follows Joy hoping for reconciliation Yet even as Joy s and Pearl s separate journeys converge one of the most tragic episodes in China s history threatens their very lives, No description available, Out of the stories heard in her childhood in Los Angeles s Chinatown and years of research See has constructed this sweeping chronicle of her Chinese American family a work that takes in stories of racism and romance entrepreneurial genius and domestic heartache secret marriages and sibling rivalries in a powerful history of two cultures meeting in a new world photos, No description available