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Journey of athousand miles

Ian Strachan

Journey of athousand miles

by Ian Strachan

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Spine title, Journey of 1000 miles.

StatementIan Strachan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7
The Physical Object
Pagination143p. :
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22311147M
ISBN 100416465102
OCLC/WorldCa12477020

"Journey of a Thousand Miles "documents the remarkable, dramatic story of a family who sacrificed almost everything his parents marriage, financial security, Lang Lang s childhood, and their reputation in China s insular classical music world for the belief in a young boy s talent. Journey Of A Thousand Miles by Lang Lang available in Hardcover on , also read synopsis and reviews. This inspiring biography documents the remarkable story of a boy and his father who sacrificed.

A modern and philosophical approach to poetry. "A Journey of ten thousand miles" takes its readers into the mind and world of its author. The philosophy and realness of each poem creates a different story, that will keep the reader turning the pages and wanting more".let's look inside, see what we find Let's take a journey, through my mind The following poems, will bring tears .   Journey of a Thousand Miles documents the remarkable, dramatic story of a family who sacrificed almost everything—his parents’ marriage, financial security, Lang Lang’s childhood, and their reputation in China’s insular classical music world—for the belief in a young boy’s talent. And it reveals the devastating and intense relationship between a boy and his /5(2).

“"Journey of a Thousand Miles" is a fast read, told with the kind of breathless enthusiasm that echoes Lang Lang’s personality Lang Lang’s story, with its trajectory from a chubby prodigy living in a Chinese backwater to a pop star of the classical /5(73).   It is said that, "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." This is attributed to Lao-Tzu, a brilliant Chinese philosopher who wrote a lot about the Tao. More correctly, the proper translation from Chinese is "The journey of a thousand miles begins beneath one's feet." I love both of these statements.


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