Joseph Fruscione's Moby-Dick class is canceled for today. The length of the meeting on March 12 will be extended.
Nicole Miller's Lurking in the Shadows class is canceled for today. Meetings will be pushed back one week with March 26 added.

The coffeehouse is closed.

The Private Life of Chairman Mao (Paperback)

By Zhisui Li, Li Zhisui, Tai Hung Chao (Translator)
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From 1954 until Mao Zedong's death 22 years later. Dr. Li Zhisui was the Chinese ruler's personal physician. For most of these years, Mao was in excellent health; thus he and the doctor had time to discuss political and personal matters. Dr. Li recorded many of these conversations in his diaries, as well as in his memory. In this book, Dr. Li vividly reconstructs his extraordinary time with Chairman Mao. of illustrations.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9780679764434
ISBN-10: 0679764437
Publisher: Random House
Publication Date: April 2nd, 1996
Pages: 682
Language: English