Ties That Bind, Ties That Break
By (author) Lensey Namioka
Ties That Bind, Ties That Break by Lensey Namioka
Book DescriptionAilin has watched her two older sisters go through the painful process of having their feet bound. Her decision to resist this ancient custom in 1911 China leads to her being shunned by her intended's family as well as her own. But, with courage and bold conviction, she forges her own destiny.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780756903442
(179mm x 104mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Perfection Learning
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2000
Country of Publication: United States
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Set in China in 1900s, this book presents the story of a young girl who defied tradition by refusing to have her feet bound and in doing so changed the course of her life forever.
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