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Runaway Wives, Urban Crimes, and Survival Tactics in Wartime Beijing, 1937–1949

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$49.95 • £39.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674088382

Publication Date: 09/28/2015

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380 pages

6 x 9 inches

14 halftones, 5 maps, 17 tables

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