Ye Xin

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This novel by one of China's most prolific contemporary authors is a vivid portrayal of a young man struggling for fulfillment and self-respect amongst the immense political turmoil of 20th century China.Youyun is an "educated youth" sent to work as a teacher in the countryside during the Cultural Revolution. One day a group of thugs try to arrest one of his students and he intervenes to stop them. He discovers they are looking for a mysterious "ancient treasure" they believe the girl's father is...