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Published: 29 May 2014

264 Pages


ISBN: 9780199347704

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The People's Republic of Amnesia

Tiananmen Revisited

Louisa Lim

  • Publishes to mark the 25th anniversary of Tiananmen Square
  • Louisa Lim has been based in China for the past decade as a correspondent for NPR and the BBC, and draws on first-hand reporting and experiences
  • Tells for the first time how citizens died in a second Chinese city after armed police were sent to quell street protests
  • Contains personal interviews with principal participants in the events of June 4th
  • Draws on new sources made available in recent years, including US diplomatic cables