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The Resource A woman soldier's own story : the autobiography of Xie Bingying, Xie Bingying ; translated by Lily Chia Brissman & Barry Brissman

A woman soldier's own story : the autobiography of Xie Bingying, Xie Bingying ; translated by Lily Chia Brissman & Barry Brissman

Label
A woman soldier's own story : the autobiography of Xie Bingying
Title
A woman soldier's own story
Title remainder
the autobiography of Xie Bingying
Statement of responsibility
Xie Bingying ; translated by Lily Chia Brissman & Barry Brissman
Title variation
Autobiography of Xie Bingying
Creator
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
For the first time, a complete version of the autobiography of Xie Bingying (1906-2000) provides a fascinating portrayal of a woman fighting to free herself from the constraints of ancient Chinese tradition amid the dramatic changes that shook China during the 1920s, '30s, and '40s. Xie's attempts to become educated, her struggles to escape from an arranged marriage, and her success in tricking her way into military school reveal her persevering and unconventional character and hint at the prominence she was later to attain as an important figure in China's political culture. Though she was tor
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Xie, Bingying
Dewey number
895.1/85109
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL2765.I45
LC item number
Z5213 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brissman, Lily Chia
  • Brissman, Barry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Xie, Bingying
  • Xie, Bingying
  • Xie, Bingying
  • Authors, Chinese
  • Authors, Chinese
  • Xie, Bingying, 1906-
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Authors, Chinese
  • Biography
Label
A woman soldier's own story : the autobiography of Xie Bingying, Xie Bingying ; translated by Lily Chia Brissman & Barry Brissman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Childhood -- School -- War -- Prison -- Farewell, Changsha -- Shanghai days -- Beijing -- Japanese attack -- A traveling life -- Days of war
Control code
ocm50816846
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 281 pages, [8] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231502740
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Publisher number
EB00639135
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt272gnj
  • 2D45F74C-203D-4135-9E3D-41767A282C3C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50816846
  • (OCoLC)50816846
Label
A woman soldier's own story : the autobiography of Xie Bingying, Xie Bingying ; translated by Lily Chia Brissman & Barry Brissman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Childhood -- School -- War -- Prison -- Farewell, Changsha -- Shanghai days -- Beijing -- Japanese attack -- A traveling life -- Days of war
Control code
ocm50816846
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 281 pages, [8] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231502740
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Publisher number
EB00639135
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt272gnj
  • 2D45F74C-203D-4135-9E3D-41767A282C3C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50816846
  • (OCoLC)50816846

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