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I.M. Pei

Author: Mary Englar; I M Pei
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Raintree, ©2006.
Series: Asian-American biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : 1st ed
Database:WorldCat
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Presents a biography of Chinese-American architect, Ieoh Ming Pei, and describes his childhood in China, immigration to the United States in 1935, education, and architectural design that incorporates Chinese tradition.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: I M Pei; I M Pei; I M Pei; I M Pei
Material Type: Biography, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Englar; I M Pei
ISBN: 1410910563 9781410910561 1410911292 9781410911292
OCLC Number: 57965652
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Growing up in China --
Studying architecture in the United States --
First jobs --
Pei starts his own company --
Return to China --
The Grand Louvre Project --
Pei's place in history.
Series Title: Asian-American biographies.
Responsibility: by Mary Englar.
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Presents a biography of Chinese-American architect, Ieoh Ming Pei, and describes his childhood in China, immigration to the United States in 1935, education, and architectural design that incorporates Chinese tradition.

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