'Her biggest achievement was to bring China into the modern age'
Jung Chang talks about her book. Photo by Jon Halliday.
Available since: Thu 26 Sep 2013
This clip is from
1/5 Jung Chang's biography of the woman who single-handedly dragged China into modernity.
First broadcast: 23 Sep 2013
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