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3 edition of Chungking diary found in the catalog.

Chungking diary

Dosoo Framjee Karaka

Chungking diary

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Published by Thacker in Bombay .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Karaka, D. F. -- 1911-,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, East Indian,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- China

  • Edition Notes

    StatementD.F. Karaka ; with a foreword by Edgar Snow.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 223 p. ;
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13567147M
    OCLC/WorldCa11382637

    Chungking Mansions is a multi-story building with many shops, residences, and hotels. An important thing to note here: Chungking Mansions has a significant South Asian population. Although Ani and her family are Armenian-Lebanese, she could easily pass for South Asian.


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