When the Sunset Disappears (Paperback)

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By Li Ping
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When the Sunset Disappears is a controversial work set in the 1980s. In his boyhood, Li Huaiping was friends with Nan Shan, and in one beautiful spring season, love grew between them. However, in the Cultural Revolution, born into a Kuomintang family, Nan Shan was denounced, and the person in charge of the denunciation was Li Huaiping. The strong conflict of their inner feelings and social roles caused them to be strangers and drift apart. Twenty years later as a warship officer, Li Huaiping encounters Nan Shan at the top of Mount Tai. She has grown from an innocent girl to a mature translator. Li Huaiping expresses his years of inner love and regret to Nan Shan, but she tells him it's too late. Although this is a sad love story, it is exciting literature that shows modern China's ideological emancipation. The novel explores the relationship between civilization and barbarism, science and religion, love and hate, emotion and reason, and the true, the good, and the beautiful. About the Author Li Ping is from Sichuan and is a member of the communist party. He joined the army in 1969 and worked as gunner, scout, cook, newscaster, squad leader, platoon leader, and publicity officer. He joined the Chinese Writers' Association in 1988. In 2008, he retired from the Lu Xun Literature Institute. Publisher's website: http: //sbprabooks.com/LiPing.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781625164735
ISBN-10: 1625164734
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing
Publication Date: July 24th, 2013
Pages: 322
Language: English