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The library of legends : a novel

Author: Janie Chang
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"China, 1937: When Japanese bombs begin falling on the city of Nanking, nineteen-year-old Hu Lian and her classmates at Minghua University are ordered to flee. Lian and a convoy of more than a hundred students, faculty, and staff must walk a thousand miles to the safety of China's western provinces, a journey marred by hunger, cold, and the constant threat of aerial attack. And it is not just the student refugees  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Folklore
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janie Chang
ISBN: 9780062851505 0062851500
OCLC Number: 1130661541
Notes: Includes discussion questions and an excerpt from Dragon Springs Road.
Description: 366, 22 pages : map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Janie Chang.

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