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The Soong Sisters

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In the early twentieth century few women in China were to prove so important to the rise of Chinese nationalism and liberation from tradition as the extraordinary three Soong Sisters Eling Chingling and Mayling As told wit. I took an interest in The Soong Sisters after learning their curious story from my employer He spoke of Madame Sun being one of the greatest women in Chinese history After reading the story it appears that all three sisters made an amazing contribution to present day China All three sisters were Christian raised American School educated and married the 3 leading men in the country at the time Its truly an amazing story The book itself was difficult to read Things were not succinct or clear Many things were happening simultaneously and the sisters lives were so intertwined that at times it was hard to keep track of who was doing what I am intrigued enough to go on and read additional books on these amazing ladies if only to get a deeper perspective

characters Ð PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Emily Hahn

H wit and verve by Emily Hahn a remarkable woman in her own right the biography of the Soong Sisters tells the story of China through both world wars family that had the courage to speak out against the ruling regime Great. Had trouble from the narrative working out which sister was which but the highlight for me was the Japanese invasion and occupation in the 1930's and the role of Chiang Kai Shek

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Ly influencing the history of modern China they interacted with their government and military to protect the lives of those who could not be heard and they appealed to the West to support China during the Japanese invasion. Somewhat longwinded and with too much detail but it tells an interesting story I wish there was a better book on this fascinating family but I have not found one yet