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The Shortest History of China by [Linda Jaivin]

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China's past is key to the modern world. This nimble history of rogues, revolutions and rebellions can be read in a day, but will transform your view for a lifetime. --This text refers to the mass_market edition.

About the Author

Linda Jaivin has been studying Chinese politics, language and culture for more than forty years. She has been a foreign correspondent in China, and is co-editor of the China Story Yearbook, an associate of the Australian Centre on China in the World at the Australian National University and the author of twelve books. --This text refers to the mass_market edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B08MZMRLX3
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Black Inc. (4 May 2021)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 5848 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 304 pages
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1.0 out of 5 stars missing pages?? print/publisher error required
By matrokr on 5 July 2021
The book is good - until page 38, when it jumps to page 87, and then later from page 134 to page 87. This print run needs to be replaced!
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5.0 out of 5 stars A worthwhile read
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4.0 out of 5 stars An interesting dash through Chinese history
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5.0 out of 5 stars 読みやすく、面白く、気が利いている一冊です
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