Empires of Dust

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Empires of Dust follows the changes in rural life in China, starting from the era of Mao Zedong and then through the first thirty years of Deng Xiaoping’s policy of reform and opening up. The...

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"China’s recent history is expressed through extra­ordinary set pieces that would grace any global epic: floods, riots, famine, murder, quests and a modern nation’s creation myth." - SCMP

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