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The wobbling pivot, China since 1800

Pamela Kyle Crossley

The wobbling pivot, China since 1800

an interpretive history

by Pamela Kyle Crossley

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central-local government relations -- China -- History,
  • China -- History -- 19th century,
  • China -- History -- 20th century,
  • China -- History -- 2002-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementPamela Kyle Crossley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS755 .C76 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23929269M
    ISBN 109781405160797, 9781405160803
    LC Control Number2009041257

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