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 In this book the author describes his 40 years’ experiences from which a picture of farmers and migrant workers in Mainland China is depicted. The author expresses his insight into science, religion, faith, soul, talent, morality, education, value of life, love, marriage, wealth, power, happiness, freedom etc. with rhetorical devices of ridicule, satire, amusement and exaggeration. The author also deals with the 5,000 years’ history of Northern Shaanxi and reveals the shaping of social customs or national personality, in which includes topics like nation, war, political system in ancient China, patriotism etc. The thought-provoking material proves an extremely useful resource for understanding modern China.
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 Jingfei Long was born in a farmer family in Shanxi Province, China. He went to a village primary school in 1977 and had a very good grade but with a character of being straight-arrow, unyielding and naughty. In 1982 he stopped schooling for financial reason. Afterwards he began farming and travelling working in north parts of China. In 2005 he suffered from rheumatism for over-working in cold and humid area for a long time and then from vasculitis, spondylitis and chronic nephritis. In 2012 he was desperate for his serious illness and wrote this book, in which he described his finding in the past ten years to declare his experiences and ambition.

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American Academic Press
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Aug 10, 2016
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