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The Fallen Leaves

by Wilkie Collins

  • 83 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Echo Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Crime & mystery,
  • Classics,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction / Classics,
  • Fiction-Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Literature: Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11914515M
    ISBN 10184637037X
    ISBN 109781846370373

    Fallen Leaves Translated from the Russian by S.S. Koteliansky With a foreword by James Stephens. by ROZANOV, V.V. and a great selection of related books, art . About the Book Falling Leaves. by Adeline Yen Mah. Adeline Yen Mah's years of mental and physical abuse began when her mother died shortly after giving birth to her, leaving Adeline to suffer under a cold and manipulative stepmother, Niang, whose sadistic acts were never questioned by her husband.

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You'll find short essays on childhood, old age, death, war, politics, capitalisn, art, sex, God and /5(73). Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter Paperback – April 6, #N#Adeline Yen Mah (Author) › Visit Amazon's Adeline Yen Mah Page.

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The culmination of Will Durant’s sixty-plus years spent researching the philosophies, religions, arts, sciences, and civilizations from across the world, Fallen Leaves is the distilled Released on: Decem Fallen Leaves is Will Durant's most personal book. It is precisely as he described: 22 short chapters on everything from youth and old age, religion and morals, to sex, war, politics, and art.

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The book was dedicated to Caroline Graves. ReferencesAuthor: Wilkie Collins. The emotionally wrenching yet ultimately uplifting memoir of a Chinese woman struggling to win the love and acceptance of her family. Born in in a port city a thousand miles north of Shanghai, Adeline Yen Mah was the youngest child of an affluent Chinese family who enjoyed rare privileges during a time of political and cultural upheaval/5().

With Fallen Leaves, his final book, he at last accepted their challenge. In twenty-two short chapters, Durant addresses everything from youth and old age to religion, morals, sex, war, politics, and art. Fallen Leaves is “a thought-provoking array of opinions” (Publishers Weekly), offering elegant prose, deep insights, and Durant’s.

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A well-told ``wicked stepmother'' story, with the vicious backdrop of racial inequality. Growing up in a wealthy Chinese family (first in Tianjin, then in Shanghai), Mah, born inis considered unlucky because her mother died giving birth to her.

Her father marries a beautiful Eurasian woman, Jeanne, whom the children call Niang. Niang begrudges her stepchildren train fare to school while Author: Adeline Yen Mah. Falling Leaves is an autobiography by Chinese-American author, physician, and activist Adeline Yen Mah.

Based on her traumatic childhood and her relationship with an abusive stepmother, as well as her later life in the United States and her troubled first marriage, Falling Leaves explores the Chinese concept of filial duty and the role of women.

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Throughout the late s and early s, there were hints that Durant, author of the volume The Story of Civilization, was writing a compilation of personal thoughts on a variety of no one had seen the manuscript, and after Durant’s death inthe topic was dropped.

"Fallen Leaves is in some ways a slight book. But it is also a revelatory one. Most of Durant's work is about the thoughts and actions of others.

Fallen Leaves is very much about the thoughts of Will durant concerning—well, almost everything. You'll find short essays on childhood, old age, death, war, politics, capitalisn, art, sex, God and 4/4(1).Addeddate External_metadata_update TZ Identifier fallen_leaves__librivox Ocr ABBYY FineReader (Extended OCR).