The Resource Revolution is not a dinner party : a novel, Ying Chang Compestine

Revolution is not a dinner party : a novel, Ying Chang Compestine

Label
Revolution is not a dinner party : a novel
Title
Revolution is not a dinner party
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ying Chang Compestine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Starting in 1972 when she is nine years old, Ling, the daughter of two doctors, struggles to make sense of the communists' Cultural Revolution, which empties stores of food, homes of appliances deemed "bourgeois," and people of laughter
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
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Compestine, Ying Chang
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C73615
LC item number
Rev 2007
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • China
  • Persecution
  • Families
  • Physicians
  • Communism
  • China
  • Persecution
  • Family life
  • Physicians
  • Communism
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Revolution is not a dinner party : a novel, Ying Chang Compestine
Link
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Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Contents
  • The terrifying birthday
  • Crushed under the heel
  • 2.
  • Bamboo in the wind
  • Revolution is not a dinner party
  • Drawing a class line
  • Dark clouds
  • Would I ever see him again?
  • The long white rope
  • Shopping with Mother
  • 1.
  • 3.
  • Bridge behind Mao
  • Angry tiger
  • Too proud to bend
  • Waiting for Daddy
  • Howling wolf
  • Pig fat
  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • Author's note
  • Historical background
  • Little flower
  • Father's ponytails
  • Waste is a great crime
  • Bartering with Comrade Li--
  • Homemade ice cream and German chocolate
  • "Bloodsucking landlord!"
  • Will butterflies land on me?
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (248 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036839272
Label
Revolution is not a dinner party : a novel, Ying Chang Compestine
Link
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Contents
  • The terrifying birthday
  • Crushed under the heel
  • 2.
  • Bamboo in the wind
  • Revolution is not a dinner party
  • Drawing a class line
  • Dark clouds
  • Would I ever see him again?
  • The long white rope
  • Shopping with Mother
  • 1.
  • 3.
  • Bridge behind Mao
  • Angry tiger
  • Too proud to bend
  • Waiting for Daddy
  • Howling wolf
  • Pig fat
  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • Author's note
  • Historical background
  • Little flower
  • Father's ponytails
  • Waste is a great crime
  • Bartering with Comrade Li--
  • Homemade ice cream and German chocolate
  • "Bloodsucking landlord!"
  • Will butterflies land on me?
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (248 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036839272

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