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7 edition of Song of Tiananmen Square found in the catalog.

Song of Tiananmen Square

by Rice, David

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Published by Brandon in Dingle, Co. Kerry, Ireland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- History -- Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Rice.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6068.I1215 S56 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination271 p. ;
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL89388M
      ISBN 10086322251X
      LC Control Number99198323
      OCLC/WorldCa42061725

      Tank Man (also known as the Unknown Protester or Unknown Rebel) is the nickname of an unidentified Chinese man who stood in front of a column of tanks leaving Tiananmen Square on June 5, , the day after the Chinese military had suppressed the Tiananmen Square protests by force. As the lead tank maneuvered to pass by the man, he repeatedly shifted his position in order to obstruct the tank's Known for: Iconic photo of his protest during .   As for Tiananmen, the grass-roots historian Liao Yiwu has just published in English a book of interviews, “Bullets and Opium: Real-Life Stories of China After the Tiananmen Square .

        Tiananmen Square Tank Man. The image of an unidentified man standing alone in defiance and blocking a column of Chinese tanks on June . ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm. Contents: Peaceful protest in Tiananmen Square grows and leads to violent oppression / Itai Sneh --Student demonstrations began several years before the Tiananmen Square incident / Paul Theroux --Students bring a "goddess of democracy" to Tiananmen Square.

      In grade 11 English we read a book about this kid who goes there with his dad, who is a journalist. The event happens while they are there. I don't want to say anything else about the book. It's really good.   Tiananmen’s Ghosts Ian Johnson. Should we think of the June 4, Tiananmen massacre as an act frozen in time, awaiting its true recognition and denouement in some vague future? Two new books tackle the Tiananmen events from this vantage point. One is set in China and is about repressing memory; the other is set abroad and is about keeping.


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