CHINA: ALIVE IN THE BITTER SEA
A National Book Award winner, China: Alive in the Bitter Sea presents an incisive portrait of the people and culture of China as the Chinese emerge from the turmoil of Mao's Cultural Revolution.
“ …one of the most sobering, perceptive and critical accounts of contemporary China yet published.” Foreign Affairs
“It is informative, disturbing, poignant and absorbing …. based on a range of personal encounters with individual Chinese that are almost unprecedented for any American journalist in recent times.” The New York Times