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An introduction to Chinese civilization

Meskill, John Thomas

An introduction to Chinese civilization

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Published by Heath in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by John Meskill, with the assistance of J. Mason Gentzler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS721 .M5 1973b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination699 p.
      Number of Pages699
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5459201M
      ISBN 100231036493, 0669735027
      LC Control Number73161644


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