This book describes in great detail the folk customs of the Republic of China that are closely related to peoples' daily life, i.e.,festivals, rituals, life styles, production modes, communication and entertainment. Over 200 folk customs are covered from its origin,evolution, primary activities, function and taboos. The book is a practical and all-inclusive guide to the important folk customs of the Republic of China.
This is the first documentary Chinese novel in honor of Lei Feng and his good deeds. Different from the steorotyped Lei Fei as the role model of unselfishness and public service in 1960s China, Lei Feng in this novel is presented in a unconventional profile famaliar to us. It is a modernized Lei Feng in real flesh.