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4 edition of The friend in Shanghai found in the catalog.

The friend in Shanghai

Pamela Tan

The friend in Shanghai

by Pamela Tan

  • 28 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Time Books International in Singapore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPamela Tan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 92/05565 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p. ;
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1386641M
ISBN 109812043705
LC Control Number92946422
OCLC/WorldCa27935056

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