A companion to China by Frances Wood

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • China -- Guidebooks

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 202-209) and index.

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StatementFrances Wood.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS705 .W66 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 222 p., [10] p. of plates :
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2225486M
ISBN 100312042833
LC Control Number89070318

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