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The book is about the Chinese coming to a ravaged USA and contemplating the fate of the nation. Most likely written in the 19th century, or very early 20th century.

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    Was it a "Yellow Peril" propaganda story? – Joe L. Aug 19 '15 at 12:46
  • Not certain if it's a "Yellow Peril" story. It was mentioned in the same breath as The Last American: A Fragment From The Journal of Khan-Li, which I did enjoy, and my colleague has yet to identify the book several months later. – heptapod Aug 19 '15 at 13:36
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This is a long shot, but could it be The Battle of the Wabash: A Letter From the Invisible Police? It is written as a "found manuscript" and tells how America is taken over by the Chinese. Published in The Californian, October 1880. The author is identified only as "Lorelle".

  • My friend mentioned the story/book in passing. I pinged him a few times for identification but he never got an answer. This answer is as good as any. Much obliged! – heptapod Aug 31 '15 at 16:11

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