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The abacus contest

stories from Taiwan and China

by Priscilla Wu

  • 3 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Fulcrum Pub. in Golden, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Taiwan
    • Subjects:
    • Taiwan -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      In a small city in southern Taiwan, six children with a traditional background experience different changes in their outlook.

      Edition Notes

      StatementPriscilla Wu ; illustrated by Xiao-jun Li.
      ContributionsLi, Hsiao-chün, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.W9623 Ab 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 55 p. :
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL805011M
      ISBN 101555912435
      LC Control Number95041552

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