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Gweilo
Memories of a Hong Kong Childhood

 

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Gweilo
Memories of a Hong Kong Childhood

by Martin Booth (Author)

 

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ISBN: 9780553816723

 

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Shadowed by the unhappiness of his warring parents, a broad-minded mother who, like her son, was keen to embrace all things Chinese, and a bigoted father who was enraged by his family's interest in 'going native', Martin Booth's compelling memoir is a journey into Chinese culture and an extinct colonial way of life.



Shadowed by the unhappiness of his warring parents, a broad-minded mother who, like her son, was keen to embrace all things Chinese, and a bigoted father who was enraged by his family's interest in 'going native', Martin Booth's compelling memoir is a journey into Chinese culture and an extinct colonial way of life that glows with infectious curiosity and humour.


 

ISBN 553816721
ISBN13 9780553816723
Publisher Bantam Books (Transworld Publishers a division of the Random House Group)
Format Paperback
Publication date 01/08/2005
Pages 384
Weight (grammes) 268
Published in United Kingdom
Height (mm) 198
Width (mm) 127