作者 Qi, Bangyuan
書名 Ju liu he. English
The great flowing river : a memoir of China, from Manchuria to Taiwan / Chi Pang-yuan ; edited and translated by John Balcom ; with an introduction by David Der-wei Wang
出版項 New York : Columbia University Press, c2018
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 條碼 處理狀態
 陽明大學書庫區  PL2892.3.B36 Q1 2018    30020100766114  在架上
稽核項 xxv, 436 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
附註 Includes index
內容 My homeland in song -- A journey of blood and tears : the eight years of the war of resistance -- With me, China shall not perish : Nankai Middle School -- At the confluence of three rivers : university life -- Victory : empty, everything is empty -- Taiwan trials and hardships -- Spiritual descendants -- University teaching, Taiwan, and literature -- Confirmation of this life : from the great flowing river to the sea of silence
附註 " ... In this eloquent autobiography, the noted scholar, writer, and teacher Chi Pang-yuan recounts her youth in mainland China and adulthood in Taiwan. Chi's remarkable life, told in rich and striking detail, humanizes the eventful and turbulent times in which she lived. The Great Flowing River begins as a coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of China's war with Japan. Chi depicts her childhood in pre-occupation Manchuria and gives an eyewitness account of life in China during the war with Japan. She tells the tale of her youthful romance with a dashing pilot that ends tragically when he is shot down in the last days of the war. The book describes the deepening political divide in China and her choice to take a job in Taiwan, where she would remain after the Communist victory. Chi details her growth as an educator, scholar, and promoter of Chinese literature in translation and her realization that despite her roots in China, she has found a home in Taiwan, giving an immersive account of the postwar history of Taiwan from a mainlander's perspective ..."--Jacket
Translated from the Chinese
主題 Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
Authors, Chinese -- 20th century -- Biography
Chinese fiction -- Translations into English
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949
China -- History -- 1949-
Taiwan -- History -- 1945-
其他作者 Balcom, John
國際標準書號 9780231188401 (hbk.) : US$35.00
9780231547819 (ebk.)