China Wakes

The Struggle for the Soul of a Rising Power by Nicholas D. Kristof

Publisher: Vintage

Written in English
Cover of: China Wakes | Nicholas D. Kristof
Published: Pages: 528 Downloads: 15
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Subjects:

  • Politics and government,
  • General,
  • Asia - China,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Social conditions,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • 1976-,
  • China,
  • Economic conditions
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages528
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7700791M
ISBN 100679763937
ISBN 109780679763932

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