Jeans, R. & Lyle, K. ed: GOOD-BYE TO OLD PEKING. The Wartime Letters of U.S. Marine Captain John Seymour Letcher 1937-1939. Athens, 1998. xx, 5, 242 pp. plus 12 pp. b/w photographs. 5 maps. 23x16 cm. Cloth, dustjacket.
Letcher commanded a company of the U.S Embassy Marine Guard in Peking from 1937-1939. This is his account and impressions of his time there as recorded in letters home to his parents.
Subjects: Foreigners in Beijing
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 325 in printed List 194.
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