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Private Life of Chairman Mao : the Memoirs of Mao's Personal Physician, Dr. Li Zhisui by Li Zhisui; Zhi-Sui Li; Tai Hung-chao (trans); Anne F. Thurston (ed); Andrew J. Nathan (foreward) - First Edition - October 11, 1994 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000001269)

Private Life of Chairman Mao : the Memoirs of Mao's Personal Physician, Dr. Li Zhisui

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Private Life of Chairman Mao : the Memoirs of Mao's Personal Physician, Dr. Li Zhisui

by Li Zhisui; Zhi-Sui Li; Tai Hung-chao (trans); Anne F. Thurston (ed); Andrew J. Nathan (foreward)

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0679400354
ISBN 13
9780679400356
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New York: Random House, October 1994. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / second printing per number line. Very Good+ book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Foxing along closed edges. Light edgewear to jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 682 pages. Chairman Mao's personal physician takes us into the Chinese dictator's very private world.

Private life of Chairman Mao : the memoirs of Mao's personal physician / Dr. Li Zhisui ; translated by Professor Tai Hung-chao ; with the editorial assistance of Anne F. Thurston ; foreword by Andrew J. Nathan.

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Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000001269
Title
Private Life of Chairman Mao : the Memoirs of Mao's Personal Physician, Dr. Li Zhisui
Author
Li Zhisui; Zhi-Sui Li; Tai Hung-chao (trans); Anne F. Thurston (ed); Andrew J. Nathan (foreward)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0679400354
ISBN 13
9780679400356
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
October 11, 1994
Keywords
biography, Mao Zedong, Mao Tse-tung, Chairman Mao, heads of state, China
Bookseller catalogs
China; Biographies; Asia;
Size
8vo

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