Teaching in Wartime China: A Photo-memoir, 1937-39

Teaching in Wartime China: A Photo-memoir, 1937-39

By: Edward V. Gulick (author), Paul A. Cohen (foreword_author)Hardback

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After graduating from Yale in 1937, Edward Gulick spent two years in China's Hunan Province, teaching English at a mission school for Chinese boys. Faced with the prospect of invasion and military occupation by the Japanese, the school's leaders moved the students to safer quarters in a distant town. Gulick participated in the evacuation, traveled widely in the area, and kept detailed journals of his experiences. Drawing on these journals and on a collection of remarkable photographs he took at the time, he has created a memoir in words and images that vividly conveys the texture of daily life during his sojourn in China.

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  • ISBN13: 9780870239120
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780870239120
  • ISBN10: 0870239120

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