Title WAITING FOR CHINA. The Anglo-Chinese College at Malacca, 1818-1843, and Early Nineteenth-Century Missions.
Book Number 97489
(Hong Kong), Hong Kong Univ. Press, (1979). Cloth, fine in sl. edgecreased d/w, illust., pp. xiv, 212. ISBN 962 209 011 7. An "... experiment which was carried out while waiting for China to open her doors to the missionaries and merchants of the new century. [The author] discusses not only the educational aims and achievements of the College, but also its wider significance in relation both to the Western approach to China and to the painful process of change and modernization which was eventually to shape the China of today" (d/w blurb).
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