Escape from China The Long Journey From Tiananmen to Freedom by Zhang Boli

Cover of: Escape from China  | Zhang Boli

Published by Washington Square Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Demonstrations & protest movements,
  • True stories of endurance & survival,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • China,
  • Religious,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7949841M
ISBN 100743431618
ISBN 109780743431613

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