Life and Death in Shanghai

Life and Death in Shanghai


A first-hand account of China's cultural revolution. Nien Cheng, an anglophile and fluent English-speaker who labored for Shell in Shanghai below Mao, was once placed below apartment arrest by means of purple Guards in 1966 and therefore jailed. All makes an attempt to make her confess to the fees of being a British undercover agent failed; all efforts to indoctrinate her have been met through a steadfast and fearless refusal to simply accept the phrases provided by means of her interrogators. whilst she used to be published from felony she was once informed that her daughter had devoted suicide. in truth Meiping have been crushed to loss of life through Maoist revolutionaries.

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