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3 edition of Joining the Modern World found in the catalog.

Joining the Modern World

Inside and Outside China

by Wang, Gungwu.

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Singapore University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Asian studies,
  • Modernism,
  • History,
  • Chinese,
  • Asia - China,
  • National characteristics, Chinese,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Business/Economics,
  • China,
  • Civilization,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • National characteristics, Chin,
  • 20th century,
  • Foreign countries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9195286M
    ISBN 109810244886
    ISBN 109789810244880

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