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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • China

Subjects:

  • China -- Civilization

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS721 .B32
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5802214M
LC Control Number60016080

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