West in Asia, 1850-1914 by Michael Edwardes

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Published by Capricorn Books in New York .

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  • Imperialism,
  • World politics -- To 1900,
  • Asia -- Politics and government

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Includes bibliography and index.

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StatementMichael Edwardes.
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17620411M

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