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The pageant of Chinese history

Elizabeth Seeger

The pageant of Chinese history

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Published by Longmans, Green and co. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • About the Edition

    This book explains the Chinese culture, literature, religions, and lifestyles.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Elizabeth Seeger; illustrated by Bernard Watkins
    ContributionsWatkins, Bernard ill
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii p., 1 leaf, 386 p.
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26886698M

      American Pageant E-Text This is an Adobe conversion of the previous edition of your text. It is arranged in a somewhat different order in that some of the chapters have been combined and made a bit longer, or shorter as the case may be.


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