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Americans and Chinese

Kwang-Ching Liu

Americans and Chinese

a historical essay and a bibliography.

by Kwang-Ching Liu

  • 330 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Relations -- China -- Bibliography,
  • China -- Relations -- United States -- Bibliography

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13527866M
    LC Control Number63019141
    OCLC/WorldCa577156


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