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Peake in China

Mmemoirs of Ernest Cromwell Peake

Peake in China( )
Author: Peake, Ernest Cromwell
ISBN:978-0-7123-5741-8
Publication Date:Sep 2014
Publisher:British Library, The
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $39.95
Book Description:

Dr. Ernest Cromwell Peake was the first medical missionary to arrive in the region of Hankow, inland China, and he had to overcome significant obstacles in the building and establishment of his hospital, as well as the intense hostility of the Chinese towards foreigners and towards Western medical practice. He succeeded in his endeavor, and during his time in China he also married and had two children, one of whom was the writer and artist Mervyn Peake, whose first 12 years were...
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Book Details
Pages:224
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Religious
Medical / General
Religion / Christian Ministry / Missions
Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1.13 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds



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