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Published by Douglas in London .
Written in English


  • China -- Foreign relations.,
  • China -- Politics and government.,
  • China -- History.

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Edition Notes

Contains classified and annotated bibliography, p. 260-278.

Statementwith a preface by Wang Ching-Wei.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 290 p.
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16653616M

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