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Last moments of a world

by Margaret Gaan

  • 124 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Gaan, Margaret.,
    • China -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMargaret Gaan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS721 .G2 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination273 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4551338M
      ISBN 100393056570
      LC Control Number77020700

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