The daughter of a Canadian physician who spent his career in China, Claire Malcolm Lintilhac (1899-1984) was born and grew up in the country, became a traveling nurse there, and saw firsthand the momentous events that roiled China through the whole first half of the 20th century.
Opening a unique window onto the making of the world’s newest yet oldest superpower, China in Another Time – with over 160 vintage photos and drawings – is Lintilhac’s own story, compiled from the writings and recorded storytelling she left behind.
Brief sidebar articles by editor Doug Wilhelm clarify key historical moments and conflicts, and the book includes an introduction by eminent China scholar Nicholas Clifford, late professor emeritus at Middlebury College.
China In Another Time: A Personal Story is an incredible, informative, and insightful memoir/biography/history book that will take readers on a journey back in time to early 20th century China that will be unlike anything a reader has read before! China In Another Time: A Personal Story is a book complied of the writings left behind by Claire Malcolm Lintihac and edited by Doug Wilhelm and is a book that will move, inspire, and captivate readers from start to finish! That is why I already recommend this wonderful book to you, however, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!
China In Another Time: A Personal Story is an incredible book that will take its readers back in time to the early 20th century and will follow Claire Malcolm Liontihac as she shares her experiences of life as a nurse in China. Claire throughout China In Another Time: A Personal Story shares all that she experienced along the way as well as many photographs she took which perfectly compliment her storytelling! Claire is detailed with what she experienced and thus creates an accurate picture of early 20th century China and explores key events such as the Battle of Shangai, being a nurse during a typhoon, and many more key events. As well as this Doug Wilhelm, the editor of this book, shares conflicts and historical events from the time, and this paired with Claire’s experiences make this an accurate, enthralling, and unmissable book!
China In Another Time: A Personal Story is a sensational book and this book read beautifully and moved, captivating, and compelled me from start to finish. What I also adored about the book was how informative it was as it brazenly shares the real-life experiences from someone that experienced it and complied by Doug Wilhelm and it makes for a fascinating historical read/memoir.
Because of this and more, it makes China In Another Time: A Personal Story a profound and standout book that many readers will feel a host of different emotions while reading. Lintihac effortlessly inspires thoughts and feelings in her readers as well as compels them to read from beginning to end, thanks to the help of Wilhelm too. I found myself reading China In Another Time: A Personal Story at an alarming rate because it was captivating as well as engrossing!
Claire Malcolm Lintihac’s incredible literature and Doug Wilhelm’s wonderful editing will have you turning the pages frantically, and I adored how they were able to do this. As well as this Claire has written her book in an incredibly compelling way and because she has, the reader will feel as if they are right there in the experiences and it makes for a moving reading experience.
To conclude my thoughts on the incredible China In Another Time: A Personal Story, I would say China In Another Time: A Personal Story is an insightful, informative, inspiring book and I would say if you are a reader who is interested in the topics explored as well as the journey of the woman featured, then this book is for you, and so China In Another Time: A Personal Story gets five stars from me! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!
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