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John DeFrancis dead at 97

Posted by snater January 17, 2009 in the Group General Discussion.

I'm surprised I haven't seen a peep on Cpod about this, but I think its something people should know about.

link to NYT obit:

(might need to register)




The man did a lot for the Mandarin learners in his years so I think it fitting that if someone here doesn't know of him and his work, maybe now is the time. It will probably help improve one's understanding.

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