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Half the world

the history and culture of China and Japan.

by Arnold Joseph Toynbee

  • 128 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Civilization,
    • Japan -- Civilization

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 362-363.

      StatementTexts E. Glahn [and others] Edited by Arnold Toynbee.
      ContributionsGlahn, Elsé.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS721 .T67 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination368 p.
      Number of Pages368
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5412982M
      ISBN 100030107164
      LC Control Number73004198

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        Half a World Away is an absolute triumph and a joy to read. Once again Mike tackles complex and thorny issues with a confident and compassionate hand.' Ruth Hogan, author of The Keeper of Lost Things 'Half a World Away is heartbreaking and beautiful, full of poignant moments and characters you fall for from page one. I couldn't put it down.'/5(). Half World by Hiromi Goto, illustrated by Jillian Tamaki Posted by Amy on in Book Reviews, British Columbia | 0 comments Summary: A long ago prophecy of a child being born in the Half World to heal the rift between the three realms seems to be coming true when a pregnant woman is banished for fourteen years.


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