The Resource Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto

Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto

Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography
Title
Chiang Yee
Title remainder
the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography
Statement of responsibility
Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the true story of Chiang Yee, a renowned writer, artist, and worldwide traveler, best known for the Silent Traveller seriess̮tories of England, the United States, Ireland, France, Japan, and Australiaa̮ll written in his humorous, delightfully refreshing, and enlightening literary style. This biography is more than a recounting of extraordinary accomplishments. Da Zheng uncovers Yee's encounters with racial exclusion and immigration laws, displacement, exile, and the pain and losses he endured hidden behind a popular public image
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 920.0092951073
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CT1828.C5273
LC item number
Z47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: Chiang Yee As I Knew Him; Acknowledgments; A Note on Romanization; 1. Chinese Childhood; 2. Revolutionary Era; 3. Civil Servant; 4. No Longer in Need of a Bench; 5. Another C.Y.; 6. "TheThing Has Come At Last"; 7. My Own World; 8. Oxford Years; 9. "My English Christmas"; 10. To America; 11. Americanized; 12. "Invisible Pains"; 13. Home; 14. Family and Love; 15. China Revisited; 16. Homeward Bound; Notes; Primary Sources; Writings by Chiang Yee; Index
Control code
ocn779828707
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 314 pages, [12] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549279
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jtbpf
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26234087
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779828707
  • pebcs0813549272

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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