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China, a history to 1949

by Valjean McLenighan

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- History -- Juvenile literature,
    • China -- History

    • About the Edition

      Presents the history until 1949 of the country with the oldest continuing history of any nation.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Valjean McLenighan.
      SeriesEnchantment of the world
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS736 .M38 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3172040M
      ISBN 100516027549
      LC Control Number83014260

      History, - James E. Sheridan From reader reviews: Ronnie Miller: Within other case, little individuals like to read book CHINA In DISINTEGRATION. The Republican Era in Chinese History, - You can choose the best book if you like reading a book. Provided that we know about how is important a book CHINA In DISINTEGRATION. China on its knees. In China was at an all time historic low. 80% of the population of over a billion were illiterate. Teachers, engineers, doctors and skilled labor were in very short supply; for instance there were only fifteen doctors in the whole of the vast province of Xinjiang. Industrial output had been decimated by war.

      The Communist conquest of China; a history of the Civil War, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). This book presents a comprehensive and insightful history of Chinese art in the most turbulent period of its five-thousand-year-long history, and explores art of modern China, which, due to its opulence in conception, form and spirit has become a hot topic in the history of art and visual culture.

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