By Kenneth J. Hammond
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Winner of the 1980 United day-by-day Literature festival, this novel approximately love, betrayal, kin existence, and the ability of culture in small-town Taiwan was once an quick bestseller while first released in Taiwan. immediately a bittersweet romance and a vividly targeted portrait of lifestyles in a southern Taiwanese coastal city within the Seventies, 1000 Moons on 1000 Rivers captures the intimacy of agricultural existence in the middle of an more and more industrialized society.
Hualien, at the Pacific coast of japanese Taiwan, and its mountains, specially Mount Qilai, have been deeply inspirational for the younger poet Yang Mu. a spot of vast common attractiveness and cultural heterogeneity, town was once additionally a domain of intensive social, political, and cultural switch within the 20th century, from the japanese profession and the yankee bombings of global battle II to the chinese language civil warfare, the White Terror, and the chilly battle.
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Scholar-officials of overdue medieval China weren't simply enthusiastic in novice storytelling, but additionally confirmed remarkable curiosity in recording tales on varied facets of literati lifestyles. those tales seemed in different types, together with narrative poems, "tales of the marvelous," "records of the strange," old miscellanies, and transformation texts.
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