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Experiences of China

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Published by Trafalgar Square Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • International relations,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • World history: from c 1900 -,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • China - History - 20th Century,
  • Description And Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Asia - China

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7860685M
    ISBN 10071956042X
    ISBN 109780719560422


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Experiences of China. Percy Cradock Experiences of China Percy Cradock Since its first publication inExperiences of China has established itself as a classic firsthand account of China's development, and Sino-British relations, since the. Since its first publication inExperiences of China has established itself as a classic firsthand account of China's development, and Sino-British relations, since the s.

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