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At home in this world

Jean MacLeod

At home in this world

a China adoption story

by Jean MacLeod

  • 151 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by EMK Press in Warren, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adopted children,
  • Adopted parents,
  • Adoption -- China,
  • Interracial adoption

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJean MacLeod.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23275728M
    ISBN 100972624414
    LC Control Number2003107585

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