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Compromise in Imperial China

Xiao, Gongquan

Compromise in Imperial China

by Xiao, Gongquan

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Published by School of International Studies, University of Washington in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.,
  • China -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Kung-chuan Hsiao.
    SeriesParerga -- 6, Parerga (Seattle) -- 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ1508 .H77, JQ1508 H77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p. ;
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19241139M

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