Mao by Jonathan Clements

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Published by Haus Pub. in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Mao, Zedong, -- 1893-1976.,
  • Heads of state -- China -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-171) and index.

Book details

Statementby Jonathan Clements.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS778.M3 C65 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination178 p. :
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22846029M
ISBN 101904950337
LC Control Number2008431303

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