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AN AMERICAN IN CHINA: 1936-39 A Memoir

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A vivid account written in pre-Communist, war-torn China by a young Yale graduate working for Texaco in Tsingtao, Chungking and Canton.

Illustrated with 174 black-and-white and 12 color photographs. Hardcover, 316 pages. Pub. Date: June 2005. To order, click on book cover below right or “To Order” link above. ©2005 Greatrix Press. All rights reserved.

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“It is rare to get this precise a view of China from the Western businessman's angle. ... A seamless book.”
JONATHAN SPENCE,
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Yale University
 
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