By Wang Meng
China, the good japanese energy with a civilization of greater than 5,000 years, is experiencing outstanding monetary improvement has attracted around the globe curiosity. With the deepening of reform and starting, China strives to give their tradition to overseas audiences. easy methods to understand a rustic and a humans is thru its literature, during this experience we current the choice of The chinese language modern stories. those ten tales, written by way of winning authors in China, opened the window to the chinese language modern readers in Spanish.
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