Anita (Nicki) Parsons
Nicki Parsons shares a fascinating, autobiographical account of Ruth Ann Liesman Klein. Her husband, Herman Klien, was missionary to China from 1921-1942. Ruth took a mother role to help raise Herman’s nine children after his first wife, Edna, died following the birth of their tenth child. Ruth’s story covers a tumultuous period of world history. While living in China, The Klein family survived WWII, Japanese internment, and Chiang Kai-shek. The book includes family interviews and over 100 historical photographs. The first-person account of the the early life, courtship, and a summary of later life of Ruth Ann Liesman Klein is told by Nicki Klein, who was the only child of both Ruth and Herman
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