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Notable Women of China Shang Dynasty to the Early Twentieth Century

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Published by East Gate Book .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • General,
  • Sociology

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsBarbara Bennett Peterson (Editor), He Hong Fei (Editor), Han Tie (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9447044M
ISBN 100765608324
ISBN 109780765608321

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