Peter Hessler

Peter Hessler is a graduate of Princeton and Oxford, and has written for The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Atlantic Monthly and other publications. Raised in the United States, he now lives in Beijing.
River Town : Two Years on the Yangtze

River Town : Two Years on the Yangtze

Peter Hessler 2002-03-07 9780719564802 John Murray Publishers Ltd

When Peter Hessler went to China in the late 1990s, he expected to spend a couple of peaceful years teaching English in the town of Fuling on the Yangtze River. But what he experienced - the natural beauty, cultural tensio...