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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

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Edition:
Reprint
ISBN13:

9780143120582

ISBN10:
0143120581
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
12/27/2011
Publisher(s):
Penguin Group USA

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Summary

"Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother" is an awe-inspiring, often hilarious, and unerringly honest story of one mother's exercise in extreme parenting, revealing the rewards--and the costs--of raising her daughters the Chinese way.

Table of Contents

The Chinese Motherp. 3
Sophiap. 6
Louisap. 10
The Chuasp. 14
On Generational Declinep. 20
The Virtuous Circlep. 25
Tiger Luckp. 30
Lulu's Instrumentp. 35
The Violinp. 42
Teeth Marks and Bubblesp. 50
"The Little White Donkey"p. 60
The Cadenzap. 64
COCOp. 77
London, Athens, Barcelona, Bombayp. 85
Popop. 93
The Birthday Cardp. 102
Caravan to Chautauquap. 10s
The Swimming Holep. 114
How You Get to Carnegie Hallp. 121
How You Get to Carnegie Hall, Part 2p. 130
The Debut and the Auditionp. 137
Blowout in Budapestp. 144
Pushkinp. 157
Rebellionp. 167
Darknessp. 176
Rebellion, Part 2p. 179
Katrinp. 185
The Sack of Ricep. 190
Despairp. 194
"Hebrew Melody"p. 198
Red Squarep. 202
The Symbolp. 207
Going Westp. 210
The Endingp. 216
Codap. 223
Afterwordp. 231
Acknowledgmentsp. 241
Notesp. 243
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