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Journey into China

Violet Cressy-Marcks

Journey into China

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Published by E.P. Dutton & co., inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Description and travel.,
    • China -- History -- 1937-1945.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Violet Cressy-Marcks; introduction by Brigadier-General Sir Percy Sykes ... with eighty photographs and four maps.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS710 .C74 1942
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., 324 p.
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6439235M
      LC Control Number42021296
      OCLC/WorldCa1592200


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