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the Filipino crew he escaped while the ship was moored in the harbor of Amoy (Xiamen), hiding in a nearby village. The details of the next few years of his life are unclear; there is a major gap in his autobiography in this period, and few other sources that describe his activities. After staying in Sionching village for perhaps two years, he moved to Shanghai in about 1929. In 1931 he began working for the Comintern again. Abidin Kusno argues that this stay in Shanghai was an important

period in shaping Tan Malaka's later actions during the Indonesian revolution of the late 1940s; the port city was nominally under Chinese sovereignty but was dominated first by European nations with trading concessions in the city, and then by Japan after its September 1932 invasion. The oppression of the Chinese he saw under both of these powers, Kusno argues, contributed to his uncompromising position against collaboration with the Japanese or negotiation with the Dutch in the 1940s

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, he was a soloist with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. At the age of ten he immigrated to the United States by winning a full scholarship to study with Mieczysław Munz at the Peabody Conservatory and later accepted a full scholarship to study with Munz and Ilona Kabos at the Juilliard School from 1964 to 1972, leaving a year short of graduation to perform with Peter Schickele as a member of The Intimate P. D. Q. Bach until 1985. During that same period he

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"Piano Island" by locals. Piano music drifts from the villas and lingers throughout the island's narrow streets, many famous Chinese musicians hail from Xiamen. Every May there's an international music festival, and piano competitions and music festivals are also frequently held. On Huangyan Lu, on the way to Sunlight Rock, there's a concert hall where classical concerts are regularly held on weekends. Art File:Wushipu.jpg thumb 240px right Wushipu Oil Painting Village, Xiamen

Xiamen Wushipu oil painting village has been named as “the second of the world oil painting industry base” and the second batch of national cultural (art) industry base” by the China artist association and the culture property department of Culture Ministry. Wikipedia:Xiamen

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China in March 2007. hubs Air Macau offers a one-plane service for passengers traveling between Taiwan and Beijing, Shanghai, Xiamen, and other cities in the Chinese mainland. Although

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or Chaozhou in eastern Guangdong) is also widely spoken in these regions. Between 1924 to 1926, Lu wrote his essays of ironic reminiscences in ''Zhaohua Xishi'' (朝花夕拾, ''Dawn Blossoms Picked at Dusk''), published 1928, as well as the prose poem collection ''Ye Cao'' (野草, ''Wild Grass'', published 1927). Lu Xun also wrote many of the stories to be published in his second short story collection ''Pang Huang'' (彷徨) in 1926. Becoming increasingly estranged with his brother Zuoren, the stories

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in an effort to conserve it. Xiamen Port The Port of Xiamen (Xiamen Port) is a large deepwater port situated on the northern part of Xiamen Island. It has an excellent natural harbour and well connected to the mainland by road and rail. The Port of Xiamen has since the early 1980s been one of the busiest in China. Wikipedia:Xiamen

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, these places are generally safe. Some caution is required, however, since pickpockets sometimes take advantage of the crowding and drunken customers sometimes get combative. * Wikipedia:Xiamen

special award

Brothers . She was discovered by Li Han-hsiang while dubbing for the Shaw Brothers' opera ''Dream of the Red Chamber'' and cast as Liang Shanbo in ''Love Eterne'' (''Liang Shanbo yu Zhu Yingtai'' also known as ''Liang Zhu'') in 1962 with Betty Loh Ti. The judges at the 2nd Golden Horse Awards were so impressed by her performance that they created a special award for her citing "Outstanding Performance". One year later, Ivy Ling Po took home the coveted title

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dormitories. Single rooms start at 120元 checkin 12:30PM checkout 12PM content . A family run Hostel in a three floor house located in one of the oldest parts of Xiamen, very central. The hostel has a large rooftop garden with a view of the city and harbour, wireless Internet, and big community kitchen. It is right off of the Kaihe road food market, one of the largest open air markets in China with lots of fresh veggies and seafood. You can also eat some the cheapest food in China at many small local eateries. * Wikipedia:Xiamen

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Xiamen Wushipu oil painting village has been named as “the second of the world oil painting industry base” and the second batch of national cultural (art) industry base” by the China artist association and the culture property department of Culture Ministry. Xiamen has strong industry advantage in hand painted oil painting, which has two main manufacturing bases here, Xiamen Wushipu Oil Painting Village and Xiamen Haicang Oil Painting Village. 80% market


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Xiamen and the surrounding southern Fujian countryside are the ancestral home to large communities of overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia. The city was a treaty port (Treaty ports) in the 19th century and one of the four original Special Economic Zones (Special Economic Zones of the People's Republic of China) opened to foreign investment and trade when China began economic reforms in the early 1980s. It is endowed with educational and cultural institutions supported by the overseas Chinese diaspora. In 2006, Xiamen was ranked as China's second "most suitable city for living", last Jing first Fu url http: www.chinadaily.com.cn english doc 2006-01 03 content_508828.htm title Beijing drops out of top 10 'best city' list work China Daily date 3 January 2006 accessdate 25 April 2012 as well as China's "most romantic leisure city" in 2011. last Daily first Xiamen url http: en.xmnn.cn travel 201111 t20111104_2057724.htm title Xiamen dubbed 'Most Romantic Leisure City' publisher Xiamen Daily date 4 November 2011 accessdate 22 June 2012

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