nanking nanking  /ˈnæŋ kɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in eastern China on the Yangtze River; a former capital of China; the scene of a Japanese massacre in the 1930s

News

  • Chuan Lu Garden

    CHUAN LU GARDEN 1101 E. Colonial Drive | 407-896-8966 | chuanlugarden.com | $$ Heading into one of the hottest (literally) Chinese restaurants in the city on a Sunday evening, I was certain we’d be met with the sort of unrelenting cacophony, unrestrained gorging and cutting pungency one would find at a Nanking New Year’s Eve buffet. But to our utter amazement, Chuan Lu Garden was bustle-, body ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Orlando Weekly

Quotes

  1. "We are thrilled that THINKFilm has come on board to distribute NANKING," says producer Ted Leonsis. "Their track record with documentaries is unparalleled and they share my passion for the subject matter. Recent events in Asia have reminded...
    on Mar 9, 2007 By: Ted Leonsis Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  2. "I just wrote two songs for an HBO thing called The Good Man of Nanking, about the invasion of Nanking by the Japanese," Reed says, "and these two songs are amazing, if I do say so myself."
    on Nov 6, 2006 By: Lou Reed Source: Malaysia Star

  3. "They want us to wring our hands and say we're sorry for what we did to the poor Japanese, that we're terrible people, monsters and killers," said Van Kirk. "When the Japanese apologize for the rape of Nanking, for the Bataan Death March,...
    on Nov 7, 2007 By: Dutch Van Kirk Source: DesMoinesRegister.com

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