Orbit of China by Harrison Evans Salisbury

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The record of a well-known journalist"s travels through Asia to assess relations between Communist China and her border neighbors.

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Statement[by] Harrison E. Salisbury.
LC ClassificationsDS740.4 .S2
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5534713M
LC Control Number67011331

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