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short history of China : from earliest times to 1840

Chi-Ming Tung

short history of China : from earliest times to 1840

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Published by Foreign Languages Press in Peking .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Chung-kuo li shih chien pien

    StatementTung Chi-Ming
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219 p. :
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14810951M


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