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China at work : an illustrated record of the primitive industries of China's masses, whose life is toil, and thus an account of Chinese civilization

Author: Rudolf P Hommel
Publisher: New York : Published for the Bucks County Historical Society, Doylestown, Pa., by the John Day Company, [1937] ©1937
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hommel, Rudolf P.
China at work.
New York, Pub. for the Bucks County Historical Society, Doylestown, Pa., by the John Day Co. [©1937]
(OCoLC)891944565
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rudolf P Hommel
OCLC Number: 2229650
Description: x , 366 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by Rudolf P. Hommel.

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a rare documentation of the primary tools of the chinese commons

by varun.thautam (WorldCat user published 2011-03-03) Excellent Permalink

In 1921, Rudolf Hommel joined Henry Chapman Mercer on his expedition into China, he traveled about in the country for eight years, between 1921 to 1926 and from 1928 to 1930. He lived among Chinese people in attempt to document the tools and implements used by them as directed by Dr. Henry C Mercer.

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