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Our story: a memoir of love and life in China
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Contributors:
Harman, Nicky, translator.
Published:
New York : Pantheon Books, [2018].
Format:
Book
Edition:
First American Edition.
Physical Desc:
363 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 22 cm
Status:
Lafayette Nonfiction Area
951.0509 Pin
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Lafayette Nonfiction Area
951.0509 Pin
On Shelf
May 5, 2022
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Boulder Main Adult NonFiction
951.05092 Pingru
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Sep 26, 2020
Boulder Reynolds Adult Nonfiction
951.05092 Pingru
On Shelf
Feb 15, 2020
Description

"Our Story ... follows [Rao and Meitang Pingru] through the decades, in both poverty and good fortune--looking for work, opening a restaurant, moving cities, mending shoes, raising their children, and being separated for seventeen years by the government when Pingru is sent to a labor camp. As the pair ages, China undergoes extraordinary growth, political turmoil, and cultural change''--Amazon.com

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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Rao, P., & Harman, N. (2018). Our story: a memoir of love and life in China. First American Edition. New York, Pantheon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rao, Pingru, 1922- and Nicky, Harman. 2018. Our Story: A Memoir of Love and Life in China. New York, Pantheon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rao, Pingru, 1922- and Nicky, Harman, Our Story: A Memoir of Love and Life in China. New York, Pantheon Books, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rao, Pingru and Nicky Harman. Our Story: A Memoir of Love and Life in China. First American Edition. New York, Pantheon Books, 2018.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781101871492 (hardcover : alkaline paper), 1101871490 (hardcover : alkaline paper)

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
"Our Story ... follows [Rao and Meitang Pingru] through the decades, in both poverty and good fortune--looking for work, opening a restaurant, moving cities, mending shoes, raising their children, and being separated for seventeen years by the government when Pingru is sent to a labor camp. As the pair ages, China undergoes extraordinary growth, political turmoil, and cultural change''--Amazon.com
Language
Translated from the Chinese.