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From a far land

Author: Robert S Elegant
Publisher: New York : Random House, [1987] ©1987
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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In 1921, when Julia Paverson visits the wealthy family of her Chinese friend in Shangha, she is propelled into an exotic world of jolting contrasts and witnesses the cataclysmic birth of contemporary China.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert S Elegant
ISBN: 0394560477 9780394560472
OCLC Number: 14716782
Description: xii, 737 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert Elegant.

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In 1921, when Julia Paverson visits the wealthy family of her Chinese friend in Shangha, she is propelled into an exotic world of jolting contrasts and witnesses the cataclysmic birth of contemporary China.

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