Skip to Content
Wakefield Libraries Wakefield Libraries

Catalogue Start

Go to Libraries Homepage.

Join the library

Expand your search
Author
Classification Code
Media class
Publication Year

Catalogue Search
014104022X
Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin
Cover
Author: Li, Cunxin
Publication year: 2009
Language: English
Edition: pbk
Classification: 920LI
ISBN: 9780141040226 014104022X
Notes:
Originally published: Australia: Penguin; London: Fusion, 2003
Li Cunxin tells his story, tracing his life from his early childhood among the Chinese peasantry and his being thrust into the world of ballet, through his winning a scholarship to America and his eventual defection to the West in 1981, knowing that he would never see his family again.
Additional information: 432 p.
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Available: 1
No. of reservations: 0
Description:
London, Viking, 2009
£9.99

Availability

Loading...
Reviews
Fascinating insight into communist China. From the humble origins to grand success this journey has both heartbreak and boundless joy. A beautiful story.
02/07/20
readbyl1ght2
West Sussex
Title discussion
Mao's last dancer
Titles by the same author
Account

For the latest library news follow us on Twitter

Please take a moment to 'Like' us on Facebook.

Read Wakefield Libraries' blog on WordPress.

Wakefield Instagram

Wakefield Council Library Service Instagram. Follow us for news on new books arriving in our libraries amongst other things...  

Click here for help on using the library catalogue (Arena).

Terms and conditions for registered users of the library catalogue (Arena). This is different to the Library Byelaws which govern library membership.