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Bad elements

Ian Buruma

Bad elements

Chinese rebels from Los Angeles to Beijing

by Ian Buruma

  • 60 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dissenters -- China -- Attitudes,
  • Chinese -- Foreign countries -- Attitudes,
  • Communism -- China -- Public opinion,
  • China -- Politics and government -- Public opinion,
  • China -- Public opinion,
  • China -- Foreign public opinion

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementIan Buruma.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 367 p. ;
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19218020M
    ISBN 100297643134

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