- Binding : Paperback / softback
- Number of Pages : 720
- Publisher : William Collins
- Publication Date : 2012-03-01 00:00:00
- Weight : 520g
- Product Code : 9780007463404
- Dimension : 198 x 129 x 46 mm
Jung Chang was born in Yibin, Sichuan Province, China, in 1952. She was briefly a Red Guard at the age of fourteen, and then a peasant, a 'barefoot doctor', a steelworker and an electrician. She came to Britain in 1978, and in 1982 became the first person from the People's Republic of China to receive a doctorate from a British university. 'Wild Swans' won the 1992 NCR Book Award and the 1993 British Book of the Year. She lives in London.