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Revolution is not a dinner party : a novelRevolution is not a dinner party : a novel

Author: Compestine, Ying Chang.

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Starting in 1972 when she is nine years old, Ling, the daughter of two doctors, struggles to make sense of the communists' Cultural Revolution, which empties stores of food, homes of appliances deemed "bourgeois," and people of laughter.

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