Pomfret's Tales Out of School: 'Chinese Lessons'

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John Pomfret

John Pomfret's nickname during his Chinese college years was "rice bucket."

John Pomfret went to college in China. In 1981, that was a rare experience for an American. Pomfret — now a journalist — has since checked on five former classmates for the book Chinese Lessons.

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Five Classmates and the Story of the New China

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