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China in revolution an analysis of politics and militarism under the republic by MacNair, Harley Farnsworth

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English



  • China


  • China -- Politics and government -- 1912-1949.,
  • China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibiographical references and index.

Statementby Harley Farnsworth MacNair.
LC ClassificationsDS774 .M35
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 244 p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6764874M
LC Control Number31028310

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