2 edition of Contemporary China and the Chinese. found in the catalog.
Contemporary China and the Chinese.
American Academy of Political and Social Science.
1961 in Philadelphia .
Written in English
|Series||Annals -- v. 321, Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science -- v. 321|
|Contributions||Boorman, Howard L.,|
|LC Classifications||DS777.55 A74 1961|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||147|
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