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Paragons of Chinese courage

Paragons of Chinese courage

ten who braved the storm of the cultural revolution

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Published by Lotus Pub. House in Carlingford, NSW .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intellectuals -- China -- Biography,
  • China -- History -- Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976,
  • China -- History -- 1949-1976

  • Edition Notes

    Essays translated from the Chinese

    Statementcompiled by Guangming daily, Beijing, PRC
    ContributionsKuang ming jih pao she
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 209 p., [4] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16698765M
    ISBN 101863050027
    OCLC/WorldCa29009558

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