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The Resource Oracle bones : a journey between China and the West, Peter Hessler

Oracle bones : a journey between China and the West, Peter Hessler

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Oracle bones : a journey between China and the West
Title
Oracle bones
Title remainder
a journey between China and the West
Statement of responsibility
Peter Hessler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Telling a story through the lives of ordinary people, the text tracks the author's story along with that of Polat, a trader and member of a forgotten ethnic minority; William Jefferson Foster, who grew up in an illiterate village; migrant factory worker & a scholar of oracle-bone inscriptions
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1969-
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Hessler, Peter
Dewey number
  • 951
  • 951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • China
  • China
  • History
Label
Oracle bones : a journey between China and the West, Peter Hessler
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-467) and index
Control code
9780719564406
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 491 p.
Isbn
9780719564406
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Oracle bones : a journey between China and the West, Peter Hessler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-467) and index
Control code
9780719564406
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 491 p.
Isbn
9780719564406
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map

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