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Charlie Chan : the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history

Author: Yunte Huang
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, cop. 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Winner of the 2011 Edgar Award for Best Critical/Biographical Book and Shortlisted for the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography: "An ingenious and absorbing book...It will permanently  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Chang Apana; Chang Apana; Charlie Chan, (personnage fictif)
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yunte Huang
ISBN: 9780393069624 0393069621
OCLC Number: 758912923
Awards: Winner of Edgar Allan Poe Awards (Critical/Biographical) 2011
Commended for National Book Critics Circle Award (Biography) 2010
Short-listed for Agatha Awards (Nonfiction) 2010
Short-listed for Anthony Awards (Critical Nonfiction) 2011
Short-listed for Macavity Award (Nonfiction) 2011
Description: 1 vol. (xx, 354 p.) : ill., map ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Yunte Huang.

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