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Chinese journey

Jan Myrdal

Chinese journey

by Jan Myrdal

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York: Pantheon Books, 1965.

Statementphotographs by Gun Kessle.
The Physical Object
Pagination160p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20899985M

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