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Author Fang, Lizhi, author.

Title The most wanted man in China : my journey from scientist to enemy of the state / Fang Lizhi ; translated by Perry Link.

Publication Info. New York : Henry Holt and Company, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult Department  B LIZHI, FANG    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Biography  B FANG    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  B FANG, L.    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  B FANG    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Biographies  BIOG FANG, LIZHI    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Biographies  B FANG    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  951.0570 FANG    In Mending
Description xviii, 331 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents My ancestors -- My home in Beijing -- Elementary school in occupied Beijing -- My prime movers -- On campus at Peking University -- My first trip to the bottom -- Life in the fields -- Into the University of Science and Technology -- Days under the dynasty -- Re-education at Bagong Mountain -- Arrival in Hefei -- Turn toward astrophysics -- Modernization at the end of the 1970s -- Stepping out of China -- In the tides of reform -- Vice President of the University of Science and Technology of China -- Bourgeois liberalism -- Dissident -- Spring 1989 -- Thirteen months -- Afterword by Perry Link.
Summary "A long-awaited memoir by the celebrated physicist whose clashes with the Chinese regime helped inspired the Tiananmen Square protests describes how in spite of his scientific contributions he was sentenced to hard labor for decades and eventually sought asylum from the U.S.,"--NoveList.
Subject Fang, Lizhi.
Dissenters -- China -- Biography.
Scholars -- China -- Biography.
China -- Politics and government -- 1976-2002.
Fang, Lizhi. (OCoLC)fst00090760
Dissenters. (OCoLC)fst00895401
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Scholars. (OCoLC)fst01106878
China. (OCoLC)fst01206073
Chronological Term 1976 - 2002
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Added Author Link, Perry, 1944- translator.
Added Title Fang Lizhi zi zhuan. English
ISBN 9781627794992 (hardcover)
1627794999 (hardcover)
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