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Go gently through Peking

Lois Fisher

Go gently through Peking

a westerner"s life in China

by Lois Fisher

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Ulverscroft in Leicester [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beijin (China) -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLois Fisher.
    ContributionsFisher, Lois.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination421 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages421
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22913068M
    ISBN 100708905595

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