The Last Emperors A Social History of Qing Imperial Institutions by Evelyn S. Rawski

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Subjects:

  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • General,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Asia - China,
  • Social History,
  • History / General

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages466
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7711147M
ISBN 100520228375
ISBN 109780520228375

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