见证中国 (lit. China Witness)
Non-fiction by Xinran Xue Xinran.
This oral history consists of interviews of a dozen elderly people, from a woman general to a shoe-mender, with remarkable memories of life in China in the 20th century. (By Xue Xinran, originally from Nanjing, lives in London but continues to write in Chinese*. ) Translated jointly by Nicky Harman, Julia Lovell and Esther Tyldesley.
|China Witness||Chatto & Windus||Jan. 2008||UK|