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Six Americans in China

Rewi Alley

Six Americans in China

by Rewi Alley

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Published by Intercul (International Culture Publishing) in Beijing, China .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Americans -- China -- Biography.,
  • China -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rewi Alley.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 234, [22] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17771747M

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