When I Was There—Selected Speeches of Fu Ying (Bilingual)
A collection of 20 speeches, most made on Fu Ying's post as Ambassador to Australia and the UK, along with five articles and three interviews on major UK media, addressing the relationship between China and the West and presenting a true China in clear, concise and logical discourse; with a foreword by Tony Blair, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom; One of the must-read books for those interested in understanding modern China: what kind of country China is, why it is so different, how it can generate such explosive productivity, and in what way China is to be understood by the world.
About the Author
FuYing , Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China , former Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to the Republic of the Philippines, Australia, and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Born in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of China, she graduated from Beijing Foreign Languages Institute (now Beijing Foreign Studies University, BFSU) in 1977 and completed advanced studies at the University of Kent in 1986.