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R families students and their futures and ultimately the way we see ourselves and those around us Last Boat Out of Shanghai brings a poignant personal angle to the experiences of refugees then and by extension today Zias portraits are compassionate and heartbreaking and they are ultimately the universal story of many families who leave their homeland as refugees and find less than welcoming circumstances on the other sideAmy Tan author of The Joy Luck ClubThe dramatic real life stories of four young people caught up in the mass exodus of Shanghai in the wake of Chinas Communist revolutionaheartrendingprecursor to the struggles faced by emigrants todayA true page turnerHelen Zia has proven once again that history is something that happens to real people New York Timesbestselling author Lisa SeeNAMED ONE OF THE BEST books OF THE YEAR BY NPR AND THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITORFINALIST FOR THE PENJACUELINE BOGRAD WELD AWARD FOR BIOGRAPHY Shanghai has historically been Chinas jewel its richest most modern and westernized city The bustling metropolis was home to sophisticated intellectuals entrepreneurs and a thriving middle class when Maos proletarian revolution emerged victorious from the long civil war Terrified of the horrors the Communists would wreak upon their lives citizens of Shanghai who could afford to fled in every direction Seventy years later members of the last generation to fully recall this massive exodus have revealed their stories to Chinese American journalist Helen Zia who interviewed hundreds of exiles about their journey through one of the most tumultuous events of the twentieth century From these moving accounts Zia weaves together the stories of four young Shanghai residents who wrestled with the decision to abandon everything for an uncertain life as refugees in Hong Kong Taiwan and the United States Benny who as a teenager became the unwilling heir to his fathers dark wartime legacy must decide either to escape to Hong Kong or navigate the intricacies of a newly Communist China The resolute Annuo forced to flee her home with her father a defeated Nationalist official becomes an unwelcome exile in Taiwan The financially strapped Ho fights deportation from the US in order to continue his studies while his family struggles at home And Bing given away by her poor parents faces the prospect of a new life among strangers in America The lives of these men and women are marvelously portrayed revealing the dignity and triumph of personal survival Herself the daughter of immigrants from China Zia is uniuely euipped to explain how crises like the Shanghai transition affect children and their families students and their futures and ultimately the way we see ourselves and those around us Last Boat Out of Shanghai brings a poignant personal angle to the experiences of refugees then and by extension today Zias portraits.

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