The Resource The remarkable Chester Ronning : proud son of China, Brian L. Evans, (electronic resource)

The remarkable Chester Ronning : proud son of China, Brian L. Evans, (electronic resource)

Label
The remarkable Chester Ronning : proud son of China
Title
The remarkable Chester Ronning
Title remainder
proud son of China
Statement of responsibility
Brian L. Evans
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Language
eng
Summary
Scholar and diplomat Brian L. Evans gives us the first English-language biography of Chester A. Ronning (1894-1984): diplomat, politician, educator, and one of Canada's major public figures. This fascinating story depicts Ronning, the man who received many honours, and deepens readers' knowledge of Canada's post-World War II diplomacy and Canada-China relations. Ronning was an extraordinary Canadian who combined Chinese sensibility with Norwegian calm practicality and American drive. His life journey was entwined with the history of China over many decades. Based on written materials, historical documents, and many hours of interviews with Ronning, his friends, and fellow politicians, The Remarkable Chester Ronning offers both a thorough and entertaining biography and a lens through which to view international politics
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1932-
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Evans, Brian L.
Dewey number
327.2092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Ronning, Chester
  • Diplomats
  • Politicians
  • Educators
  • Electronic books
  • Canada
  • China
  • Canada
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
The remarkable Chester Ronning : proud son of China, Brian L. Evans, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11865485
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Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11865485
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11865485
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remote
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11865485
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The remarkable Chester Ronning : proud son of China, Brian L. Evans, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11865485
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11865485
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11865485
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11865485
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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