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medieval Chinese oligarchy

Johnson, David G.

medieval Chinese oligarchy

by Johnson, David G.

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Elite (Social sciences) -- China.,
    • Social history -- Medieval, 500-1500.,
    • Oligarchy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid G. Johnson.
      SeriesWestview special studies on China and East Asia, Columbia University Studies of the East Asian Institute, Studies of the East Asian Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN680.Z9 E44 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 281 p. ;
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4900681M
      ISBN 100891581405
      LC Control Number76044875

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