About the Author
Lynn Pan is an award-winning author of several books, including China s Sorrow, The New Chinese Revolution, and Sons of the Yellow Emperor (1990), which won the Martin Luther King Memorial Prize. She is also the editor of the acclaimed Encyclopedia of the Chinese Overseas. Lynn studied at the universities of London and Cambridge, and has worked as a social scientist, journalist and writer in London, Geneva, Helsinki, Hong Kong and Singapore. She currently lives in Shanghai, the city of her birth.