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The wise man from the West.

Author: Vincent Cronin
Publisher: New York, Dutton, 1955.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cronin, Vincent.
Wise man from the West.
New York, Dutton, 1955
(OCoLC)644626112
Named Person: Matteo Ricci; Matteo Ricci
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Cronin
OCLC Number: 664953
Description: 300 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: The sealed empire --
Call to the east --
Breaking the seal --
Paradise revealed --
Gaining ground --
Bonze into graduate --
Up the imperial canal --
A banquet in Nanking --
Prisoners of the eunuch --
Within the forbidden city --
The castle of barbarians --
Clash with the Buddhists --
Adorers of the cross --
The quest for cathay --
Unless the grain die --
The end of the mission.

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