5 edition of Understanding modern East Asian politics found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Christian Schafferer (editor).|
|Contributions||Schafferer, Christian, 1972-|
|LC Classifications||JQ1499.A58 U53 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2005014587|
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