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A Passion for China

Essays in Honour of Paolo Santangelo, for His 60th Birthday
  • 384 Pages
  • 2.56 MB
  • 9335 Downloads
  • English

Brill Academic Pub
Asian studies, History - General History, Asia - General, Social Science, Sociology, China, Ge
ContributionsLing-yeong Chiu (Editor), Donatella Guida (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9085505M
ISBN 109004150153
ISBN 139789004150157

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