The Resource Message from an unknown Chinese mother : stories of loss and love, Xinran ; translated from Chinese by Nicky Harman

Message from an unknown Chinese mother : stories of loss and love, Xinran ; translated from Chinese by Nicky Harman

Label
Message from an unknown Chinese mother : stories of loss and love
Title
Message from an unknown Chinese mother
Title remainder
stories of loss and love
Statement of responsibility
Xinran ; translated from Chinese by Nicky Harman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the stories of Chinese mothers whose daughters have been wrenched from them and brings us the voices of some adoptive mothers from different parts of the world. This book sends a message from their mothers to those Chinese girls who have been adopted overseas to show them how things were for their mothers, and to tell them they were loved
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Xinran
Dewey number
306.87430951
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harman, Nicky
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Motherhood
  • Family policy
  • Family size
  • China
Label
Message from an unknown Chinese mother : stories of loss and love, Xinran ; translated from Chinese by Nicky Harman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2010
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The First Mother I Met Who Had Lost Her Daughter -- 2.The Mothers of Girls Are All Heartsick' -- 3.The Midwife's Story -- 4.The Dish-washer Who Twice Tried to Kill Herself -- 5.Extra-birth Guerrilla Troops: A Father on the Run -- 6.Red Mary of the Orphanage -- 7.The Mother Who Still Waits in the USA -- 8.A Morality Tale for Our Times -- 9.Bonds of Love: Stones and Leaves -- 10.Little Snow, Where Are You?
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
294 p.
Isbn
9780099535751
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780701184032
  • (OCoLC)664323671
Label
Message from an unknown Chinese mother : stories of loss and love, Xinran ; translated from Chinese by Nicky Harman
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2010
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The First Mother I Met Who Had Lost Her Daughter -- 2.The Mothers of Girls Are All Heartsick' -- 3.The Midwife's Story -- 4.The Dish-washer Who Twice Tried to Kill Herself -- 5.Extra-birth Guerrilla Troops: A Father on the Run -- 6.Red Mary of the Orphanage -- 7.The Mother Who Still Waits in the USA -- 8.A Morality Tale for Our Times -- 9.Bonds of Love: Stones and Leaves -- 10.Little Snow, Where Are You?
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
294 p.
Isbn
9780099535751
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780701184032
  • (OCoLC)664323671

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