Smokes and Mirrors, An experience of China
By Pallavi Aiyar
Fourth Estate; Pages: 273; Price: Rs 395.00
Having lived in China for over five years, author and journalist Pallavi Aiyar is able to offer a rare glimpse into the lives of common Chinese in her debut book Smokes and Mirror: An experience of China. She documents the rise of the new China that is unapologetic about money and believes in conspicuous consumption.
July 5, 2010
Written By Hamsamalini Chandrasekaran on July 5, 2010 | 10:59 AM
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