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Foundations of the Chinese revolution, 1905-1912

Ta-ling Lee

Foundations of the Chinese revolution, 1905-1912

an historical record of the T"ung-meng Hui.

by Ta-ling Lee

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Published by St. John"s University Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Published under the auspices of the Center of Asian Studies.

SeriesAsia in the modern world -- no.8
ContributionsCenter of Asian Studies.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18693996M

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