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By Xiaoxin Wu

Now revised and up-to-date to include various new fabrics, this can be the foremost resource for learning American Christian job in China, particularly that of missions and missionaries. It presents a radical creation and consultant to basic and secondary resources on Christian businesses and participants in China which are preserved in 1000's of libraries, information, ancient societies, headquarters of spiritual orders, and different repositories within the usa. It contains information from the beginnings of Christianity in China within the early 8th century via 1952, while American missionary job in China nearly ceased. For this re-creation, the institutional base has shifted from the Princeton Theological Seminary (Protestant) to the Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural kin on the collage of San Francisco (Jesuit), reflecting the ecumenical nature of this huge venture.

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