Missionary Myths

Christians in China
A.D. 600 to 2000
Jean-Pierre Charbonnier,
Translated by Archbishop M.N.L. Couve de Murville
Ignatius Press, $29.95, 664 pp. 

Journey to the East
The Jesuit Mission to China, 1579–1724
Liam Matthew Brockey...

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About the Author

Nicholas Clifford, a professor emeritus of Middlebury College, has written about Shanghai history in the early twentieth century.