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19 edition of Born a foreigner found in the catalog.

Born a foreigner

a memoir of the American presence in Asia

by Charles T. Cross

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers in Boulder [Colo.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • East Asia,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Relations.,
    • East Asia -- Relations.,
    • United States -- Relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles T. Cross.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS740.4 .C79 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 281 p. :
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL40095M
      ISBN 100847694682, 0847694690
      LC Control Number99030232

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Born in Beijing to missionaries, Cross is personally acquainted with Asian history at a time when most Americans are confined to headlines and history books.

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