Posted by Alan Hakim on July 08, 2017 at 09:08:04 user awhakim.
In Reply to: Re: Beckfoot Plumbing posted by Adam Quinan on July 08, 2017 at 03:27:53:
You must remember that (apart from the piracy) ML reflects AR's own experiences of China in 1927. The country may well have changed in the 13 years since, though he would have had no first-hand knowledge.
In any case, ML is notionally set in about 1932, only five years after his journey there.
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