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2 edition of THE YOUNG GRIFFINS OF SHANGHAI found in the catalog.

THE YOUNG GRIFFINS OF SHANGHAI

THE YOUNG GRIFFINS OF SHANGHAI

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Published by Vantage Press New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10467741M
ISBN 100533072301
ISBN 109780533072309
OCLC/WorldCa234147409

  This book covers the 8 years and 3 months that the author spent as a child and young adult in Shanghai, from - She grew from a precocious 10 /5. Shanghai Review of Books (Chinese: 上海书评) is a Chinese weekly paper-magazine supplement to Shanghai's Oriental Morning Daily (东方早报) with articles on literature, culture, history, art and current affairs, including book reviews, interviews and essays. It is published as an insert in each Sunday edition of the daily. It is one of the most influential literary-intellectual Company: Oriental Morning Daily.

The official website of the Grand Rapids Griffins. See the latest news, scores, stats and get tickets to every Griffins home game. Not a novel, but "Tea on the Great Wall" is an interesting autobiography, written by a woman who was a young girl in Shanghai during the 's. Even though she was fairly young at the time, the book gives some interesting insights on Shanghai during the period leading up to WWII, as well as after.

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