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10-Year Voyage Awaits Book Fair Ship Logos Hope

Logos Hope at Ocean Terminal, Hong Kong on Monday July 27, 2015. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)
Logos Hope at Ocean Terminal, Hong Kong on Monday July 27, 2015. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

The world’s largest offshore Book Fair, Logos Hope is currently moored at Harbour City in Hong Kong, she arrived on July 25 and will sail...


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