Kidd, David: PEKING STORY. The Last Days of Old China. London, 1988. 207 pp. 8 pp. b/w plates. 22x14 cm. Cloth, dustjacket.
A personal account of the Communist take-over of Peking in 1949 by a young American teacher married to a Chinese woman and living with her extended family in their mansion. Originally published as 'All the Emperor's Horses' in 1953.
Subjects: Beijing Foreigners in
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 349 in printed List 194.
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