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Voyaging to China in 1855 and 1904

Paul King

Voyaging to China in 1855 and 1904

A Contrast in Travel.

by Paul King

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Published by Heath Cranton Ltd in London .
Written in English


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Pagination188p. :
Number of Pages188
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Open LibraryOL15553890M

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