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The house of ninety-nine closed doors by Cher Chidzey

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Published by Cher Chidzey in [Melbourne] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Oh family,
  • Chidzey, Cher -- Childhood and youth,
  • Chidzey, Cher -- Family,
  • Chinese -- Singapore -- Biography,
  • China -- Biography,
  • China -- Social life and customs -- 20th century,
  • Singapore -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesHouse of 99 closed doors
StatementCher Chidzey.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT1577.5.O38 C48 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination499 p. :
Number of Pages499
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22563933M
ISBN 109780980412703
LC Control Number2008428020
OCLC/WorldCa259754577

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