Two Years on the Yangtze (P.S.)
This book is an insightful account of the city of Fuling, located in China's Sichuan province. The city is undergoing immense change and growth, causing its people to adapt to the uncertain future. Follow author Peter Hessler's journey as a Peace Corps volunteer and his experiences teaching English to local students, where he gains a unique understanding of Fuling's complexities. Hessler also delves into China's troubled history, including the decades of misguided economic policies and the infamous Cultural Revolution. A poignant, funny, and compelling read that offers an unforgettable portrait of Fuling's past and present.