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A Tragic Beginning The Taiwan Uprising of February 28, 1947 by Tse-han Lai

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Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English


  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • History,
  • China - History - 20th Century,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Taiwan,
  • Asia - China,
  • History / China,
  • February Twenty Eighth Inciden,
  • February Twenty Eighth Incident, 1947

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7928719M
ISBN 100804718296
ISBN 109780804718295

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