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White jade and other stories

Alexander Kuo

White jade and other stories

by Alexander Kuo

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Published by Wordcraft of Oregon in La Grande, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Americans -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlex Kuo.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.U6 W48 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23686637M
    ISBN 109781877655616
    LC Control Number2008928198

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