The dissident

by Nell Freudenberger

Publisher: Picador in London

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 201
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Subjects:

  • Artists,
  • Political activists,
  • Chinese,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Originally published: New York: HarperCollins, 2006; London: Picador, 2007.

StatementNell Freudenberger
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25540956M
ISBN 100330493442
ISBN 109780330493444
OCLC/WorldCa181926214

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