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China looks at the world

François Geoffroy-Dechaume

China looks at the world

reflections for a dialogue: eight letters to T"ang-lin

by François Geoffroy-Dechaume

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Relations -- Foreign countries

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 227-229.

      Statementtranslated from the French by Jean Stewart; with a foreword by the Right Honourable Philip Noel-Baker and an introduction by Paul Mus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS740.4 .G4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination237 p.
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5579727M
      LC Control Number67093548

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