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The good man of Nanking : the diaries of John Rabe

Author: John Rabe; Erwin Wickert
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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The personal journals of German businessman John Rabe describe the 1937 Japanese siege of Nanking and his efforts to protect the Chinese from the massacre that followed.
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Genre/Form: Diaries
History
Personal narratives
Diarios
Personal narratives, German
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rabe, John, 1882-1950.
Good man of Nanking.
New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1998
(OCoLC)607100147
Online version:
Rabe, John, 1882-1950.
Good man of Nanking.
New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1998
(OCoLC)609202906
Named Person: John Rabe; John Rabe; John Rabe
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Rabe; Erwin Wickert
ISBN: 037540211X 9780375402111 0375701974 9780375701979
OCLC Number: 38595490
Notes: Includes maps of Nanking and Asia in 1938.
Description: xx, 294 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / Erwin Wickert --
From John Rabe's Nanking Diary --
How It Began --
Things Get Serious --
Waiting for the Attack --
The Japanese March In --
Christmas --
New Year --
The Diplomats Return --
Closing Down the Siemens Nanking Branch --
The Japanese Want to Clear the Safety Zone --
The Living Buddha --
Farewell --
John Rabe in His German Homeland --
Between the Nanking and Berlin Diaries --
John Rabe's Berlin Diary --
Afterword / Erwin Wickert.
Other Titles: Gute Deutsche von Nanking.
Responsibility: edited by Erwin Wickert ; translated from the German by John E. Woods.
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The personal journals of German businessman John Rabe describe the 1937 Japanese siege of Nanking and his efforts to protect the Chinese from the massacre that followed.

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