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L. Richard"s comprehensive geography of the Chinese Empire and dependencies

L. Richard

L. Richard"s comprehensive geography of the Chinese Empire and dependencies

by L. Richard

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Published by Southern Materials Center in Taipei .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- Description and travel.,
  • China.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesComprehensive geography of the Chinese Empire and dependencies.
    StatementTranslated into English, revised and enlarged by M. Kennelly.
    ContributionsKennelly, M.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 713 p. :
    Number of Pages713
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13544457M

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