Out on a Limb David Ke

ISBN: 9781413705027

Published: September 29th 2003

Paperback

249 pages


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Out on a Limb  by  David Ke

Out on a Limb by David Ke
September 29th 2003 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 249 pages | ISBN: 9781413705027 | 5.38 Mb

When the Cultural Revolution starts in 1966, 17-year-old Linbin finds himself ostracized at school simply because he is the son of an executed counterrevolutionary. He seeks love to relieve his banal existence but soon watches his girlfriend Li PingMoreWhen the Cultural Revolution starts in 1966, 17-year-old Linbin finds himself ostracized at school simply because he is the son of an executed counterrevolutionary. He seeks love to relieve his banal existence but soon watches his girlfriend Li Ping ditch him after heA a�a s relegated to the countryside.

There his relationship with a village girl is frustrated because of his family background. Totally disappointed, he apprentices himself to Zhang the cobbler. Then upon the death of ZhangA a�a s son from leukemia, Linbin assumes his identity to live successfully as a revolutionary martyrA a�a s offspring. County Party Secretary Wang Da appreciates his talent and arranges for him and his daughter to date. Linbin pretends to get along with her and convinces the father to send him to Beijing Medical College, where he discovers true love in an Italian visa student.

He meets formidable interference from college authorities, but he is determined to wed her A a�A]Out on a Limb is an insightful portrait of an ordinary Chinese suffering, hoping, loving, striving, and surviving. It evokes the savage conflicts of the greatest political campaign in ChinaA a�a s modern history and brings alive absorbing, thought-provoking experiences common to all humanity.



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