The Uncrushable Rose: A Memoir from Concentration Camp to Becoming a Free Woman -by Bambi Nancy Shen -a Signed Copy ( Japanese Prisoner )

By: Shen, Bambi Nancy (signed); Foreword By Manouchehr ( Manny ) Pedram

Price: $13.43 CAD

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Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 248 pages, b&w photos, signed and inscribed by the author, ---From the back cover, "Wrong...Wrong...Wrong...her mother's words sounded like a gong, over and over, tolling the doom of her destiny--a Chinese born the undesired gender. These words permeated the youth of author Bambi Shen, who, like all Chinese women, has had to contend with the legacy of millennia of cultural subordination and oppression of women. This moving memoir paints life in WWII Japanese concentration camps from Bambi's three-year-old eyes. Near-death experiences there, as interpreted by her Buddhist nanny, formed the foundation of Ms. Shen's philosophy of living in gratitude and being of service to others. In the darkest days of the internment, her diplomat father taught her to learn to thrive in spite of any outer circumstances, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: The Uncrushable Rose: A Memoir from Concentration Camp to Becoming a Free Woman -by Bambi Nancy Shen -a Signed Copy ( Japanese Prisoner )

Author Name: Shen, Bambi Nancy (signed); Foreword By Manouchehr ( Manny ) Pedram

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Biographies,

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Publisher: Kansas City, Missouri, Kansas City, MO: How High the Moon Publishing, 2011, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 2011

ISBN Number: 0974360619

ISBN Number 13: 9780974360614

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 159140

Keywords: Shen, Bambi Nancy (signed); Foreword By Manouchehr ( Manny ) Pedram , Pow