Sovereign power and the law in China by Flora Sapio

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementedited by Flora Sapio
SeriesChina studies -- v. 18, China studies (Leiden, Netherlands) -- v. 18.
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LC ClassificationsHV9960.C53 S68 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 364 p. :
Number of Pages364
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Open LibraryOL24494308M
ISBN 109004182454
ISBN 109789004182455
LC Control Number2010019416
OCLC/WorldCa614989055

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