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5 edition of Shanghai"ka found in the catalog.


Margarita Kuznetsova-MacDonald


Girl From Shanghai : a semi-autobiographical novel

by Margarita Kuznetsova-MacDonald

  • 248 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Art & International Productions in Seattle, WA .
Written in

  • Vancouver (B.C.),
  • Shanghai (China),
  • Canada,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Kuznetsova-MacDonald, Margarita.,
    • Russians -- Canada -- Biography.,
    • Russians -- China -- Biography.,
    • Vancouver (B.C.) -- Biography.,
    • Shanghai (China) -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A story written by a pathogolical liar.... This woman was an egoist and f&$%ed up psycho...

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Margarita Kuznetsova-MacDonald.
      LC ClassificationsCT310.K89 A3 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3572755M
      ISBN 100971789819
      LC Control Number2002103046

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