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Midnight in Peking: how the murder of a young Englishwoman haunted the last days of old China
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New York : Penguin Books, c2012.
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260 pages ; 24 cm.
Status:
Fair Oaks
364.1523 W492zf 2012
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Historian and China expert Paul French uncovers the truth behind the notorious murder of Pamela Werner, and offers a rare glimpse of the last days of colonial Peking.

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ISBN:
9780143121008, 0143121006

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Historian and China expert Paul French uncovers the truth behind the notorious murder of Pamela Werner, and offers a rare glimpse of the last days of colonial Peking.
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APA Citation (style guide)

French, P. (2012). Midnight in Peking: how the murder of a young Englishwoman haunted the last days of old China. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

French, Paul, 1966-. 2012. Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

French, Paul, 1966-, Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China. New York: Penguin Books, 2012.

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French, Paul. Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China. New York: Penguin Books, 2012. Print.

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