White Tiger: An Autobiography of Yang Xianyi


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It all began with a dream. A young woman saw a white tiger leap into her lap. It was both auspicious and unlucky -- her son, the fortune-teller said, would grow up with no brothers, and his father's health would be endangered by his birth. That son, however, would have a distinguished career, after going through many misfortunes and dangers. The dream was prophetic. The child was his mother's only male child and his father died of illness when the boy was only five. He grew up during the wartime and period of political ...

White Tiger: An Autobiography of Yang Xianyi 2003, Chinese University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9789629960469

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