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Bend in the Yellow River

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Published by Phoenix House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marxism & Communism,
  • Rural communities,
  • Travel writing,
  • Sociology,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Asia - China,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • BRITISH_FOREIGN COUNTRIES,
  • CHINA_SOCIAL LIFE AND CUSTOMS,
  • History / China,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Personal Memoirs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7988012M
    ISBN 100753801140
    ISBN 109780753801147


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