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Remember the gunboat San Pablo?

Remember the San Pablo, the 1920s era steam gunboat from the film The Sand Pebbles? Here’s a short video about her. San Pablo featurette      Toward the bottom of the featurette webpage it says “Click here to view this video…”. … Continue reading

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Camel-back Arch Bridge, Pekin                           Old China Books Book Blog This blog introduces titles offered by Old China Books and provides a place for discussions about our books.              Page background: Romance of the Three Kingdoms 三國演義              Page headers: The Shanghai Bund, 1857 … Continue reading

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