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Author Urquhart, Sheila, 1908-1992

Title Sons of heaven / Sheila Urquhart
Published [Black Mountain] Qld. : Catbird Media, 2009

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Description 231 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 30 cm
Summary Sons of Heaven is an unforgettable journey into Old China's mysterious past, a story intricately woven within a tapestry of prose and delicate artwork resplendent in style and presentation. Sheila was a true child of the Far East; she loved China with a passion and her colourful descriptions of her life growing up in the International Settlement of Shanghai are truly astonishing. Sons of Heaven contains the recollections of an amazing woman brought to life with incredible originality and eloquence
Notes Sons of Heaven is an unforgettable journey into Old China's mysterious past, a story intricately woven within a tapestry of prose and delicate artwork resplendent in style and presentation. Sheila was a true child of the Far East; she loved China with a passion and her colourful descriptions of her life growing up in the International Settlement of Shanghai are truly astonishing. Sons of Heaven contains the recollections of an amazing woman brought to life with incredible originality and eloquence
Subject Urquhart, Sheila, 1908-1992
Women -- Biography.
China -- Biography.
China -- History -- 1912-1928.
China -- History -- 1928-1937.
Shanghai (China)
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
ISBN 9780980336542 (paperback)