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Man against flood

Rewi Alley

Man against flood

a story of the 1954 flood on the Yangtse and of the reconstruction that followed it.

by Rewi Alley

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Published by New World Press in Peking .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Yangtze River Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Floods -- China -- Yangtze River Valley.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS793.Y3 A6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination109 p.
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6196306M
      LC Control Number56004030
      OCLC/WorldCa4743447

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