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The Courage to Stand Alone: Letters from Prison and Other Writings by Jingsheng Wei ISBN 13: 9780670872497

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Hardback; New York: Viking Adult, 1997-05-01; ISBN-13: 978-0670872497

Wei Jingsheng , a former Red Guard, was working as an electrician at the Beijing Zoo in 1978 when he became a leader in the Democracy Wall movement. An outspoken critic of government policy and advocate of individual rights since then, he was imprisoned in China from 1979 to 1993. Rearrested and imprisoned again in early 1994, he is now serving a fourteen-year sentence. In 1996 he won the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought.

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New York: Viking. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; clean pages except for . usual ex-library markings; tight binding; DJ in mylar.. 1997. First Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0670872490 . Wei is one of China's most celebrated fighters for democracy and human rights. ; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 10.50 X 7 X 1.20 inches; 283 pages .
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The Courage To Stand Alone: Letters From Prison And Other Writings

by Wei, Jingsheng [edited and translated by Kirstina M. Torgennson]

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NY:: Viking. Fine in Fine dust jacket; A bright fine copy! Remainder line bottom. 1997. 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0670872490 . 283 p.; Illustrated with B&W photos. Includes essays by Andrew J. Nathan; Liu Qing and Sophia Woodman .
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by Wei, Jingsheng; edited & translated by Kristina M. Torgeson

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New York, ET AL: Viking. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. First Printing. Hardcover. 0670872490 . With essays by Andrew J. Nathan, Liu Qing, and Sophia Woodman. ; Photographs .
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New York: Viking. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0670872490 . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 283 pages .
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Viking Adult, 1997-05-01. First edition, Complete Numbers . Hardcover. fine/fine. NOT an ex library book. Clean interior pages. Dust jacket has no chips or tears, price is not clipped.
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The Courage to Stand Alone: Letters from Prison and Other Writings

by Wei Jingsheng

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Viking, 05/29/1997. Hardcover. Used; Good. **WE SHIP WITHIN 24 HRS FROM LONDON, UK, 98% OF OUR ORDERS ARE RECEIVED WITHIN 7-10 DAYS. We believe you will be completely satisfied with our quick and reliable service. All orders are dispatched as swiftly as possible! Buy with confidence! Aloysius Ihezie
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THE COURAGE TO STAND ALONE: Letters from Prison and Other Writings
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THE COURAGE TO STAND ALONE: Letters from Prison and Other Writings

by Jingsheng, Wei; Torgeson, Kristina M. (editor); ; Torgeson, Kristina M. (translator)

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Viking, 1997. A 283 page collection of writings by Chinese dissident, Wei Jingsheng. Photo illustrated. Unread. Dust jacket is enclosed in a clear mylar cover.. ISBN: 0670872490. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. CHINA POLITICS GOVERNMENT 1976 POLITICAL PRISONERS HISTORY SCIENCE GENERAL. Catalogs: Non-Fiction.
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Viking Adult, 1997-05-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good- Dust Jacket. First Edition. Tight and clean in like DJ with very light bend to top edge. Nice copy! Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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The Courage to Stand Alone: Letters from Prison and Other Writings

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The Courage to Stand Alone: Letters from Prison and Other Writings

by Wei Jingsheng

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Viking, 1997. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,650grams, ISBN:0670872490
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The Courage to Stand Alone Letters from Prison and Other Writings

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New York: Viking. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670872490 . Tight clean bright book in crisp DJ wIth glass stain to front panel and 1 cm corner tear. ; 1.12 x 9.32 x 6.32 Inches; 283 pages .
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Courage To Stand Alone, The  Letters from Prison and Other Writings

Courage To Stand Alone, The Letters from Prison and Other Writings

by Wei, Jingsheng

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Viking Adult. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0670872490 . White / burgundy hard covers / gilt titles to the spine. Tightly bound, unmarked text with light spine end bumping. Inscription to the previous owner on the front free end paper. First Edition, First Printing. DJ is Very Good, unclipped, tiny indent to the side of the front spine hinge. "Winner of the 1996 Sakharov Peace Prize, "The Courage to Stand Alone" collects the powerful and poignant writings of Wei Jingsheng, China's charismatic symbol of the struggle for democracy and human rights--including his eloquent and fearless letters of dissent to Deng Xiaoping and other Communist leaders." ; B&W Photographs; 1.2 x 10.5 x 7 Inches; 283 pages .
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