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The heart of the dragon

Author: Alasdair Clayre
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1985, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Map on lining papers. Bibliography: p. 267-272. Includes index. Explores private life in China.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clayre, Alasdair.
Heart of the dragon.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1985, ©1984
(OCoLC)567970688
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alasdair Clayre
ISBN: 039535336X 9780395353363
OCLC Number: 10799170
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Description: xx, 281 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Remembering: emperors and rebels --
Believing: heaven earth and Marx --
Marrying: wives and concubines --
Mediating: caring and control --
Eating: frugality and feasting --
Living: labour and harvest --
Working: coal steam and steel --
Correcting: crime and punishment --
Understanding: the body and the universe --
Creating: ink bamboo and rock --
Trading: into the four seas.
Responsibility: Alasdair Clayre.

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Map on lining papers. Bibliography: p. 267-272. Includes index. Explores private life in China.

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