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Author Clissold, Tim.

Title Mr. China : a memoir / Tim Clissold.

Publication Info. New York : HarperBusiness, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  332.673 CLI    Missing
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  332.673 CLISSOLD    Check Shelf
Description 252 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents We are wanderers at the ends of the earth -- A journey of a thousand Li begins from under one's feet -- If you won't go into the tiger's liar, how can you catch the cubs? -- We tramped and tramped until out iron shoes were broken -- Three vile cobblers can beat the wisest sage -- Wind in the tower of storms in the mountains -- The magistrate's gates open toward the south -- Crushed by the weight of Mount Taishan -- The bottle finally bursts: nineteen thousand catties hanging by a single hair -- The siege of Jingzhou: up in the sky there are nine-headed birds -- The battle of Ningshan: the mightiest dragon cannot crush the local snake -- The iron tree blossoms.
Subject Clissold, Tim.
Bankers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Bankers -- United States -- Biography.
Investments, Foreign -- China.
Business failures -- China.
ISBN 0060761393
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