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Return to the Middle Kingdom One Family, Three Revolutionaries, and the Birth of Modern China by Yuan-Tsung Chen

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Published by Union Square Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Asia - General,
  • BG-JUVENILE PROP - BG-JUVY PRESCHOOL,
  • History / Asia,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11637900M
ISBN 101402756976
ISBN 109781402756979

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