Chinese students encounter America by Qian, Ning.

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Chinese students

Subjects:

  • Chinese students -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementQian Ning ; Translated by T.K. Chu.
ContributionsChu, T. K.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLC3071 .Q2513 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 280 p. ;
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3951008M
ISBN 100295981806, 0295981814
LC Control Number2001044415

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