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Arthur Henderson Smith

Born: Jul 18, 1845

Death: Aug 31, 1932

Birthplace: United States of America

Nationality: United States

Arthur Henderson Smith

Date of Birth : Jul 18, 1845
Date of Death : Aug 31, 1932
Birth Place : United States of America

Arthur Henderson Smith was a missionary of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions noted for spending 54 years as a missionary in China and writing books which presented China to foreign readers. These books include Chinese Characteristics, Village Life in China and The Uplift of China. In the 1920s, Chinese Characteristics was still the most widely read book on China among foreign residents there.

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