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Harvard-Yenching Institute Monograph Series 109

Speaking of Profit

Bao Shichen and Reform in Nineteenth-Century China

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674983809

Publication Date: 01/08/2018

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230 pages

6 x 9 inches

2 halftones, 2 maps, 1 table

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William T. Rowe is John and Diane Cooke Professor of Chinese History in the Department of History at Johns Hopkins University.

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