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Rescuing history from the nation

Prasenjit Duara

Rescuing history from the nation

questioning narratives of modern China

by Prasenjit Duara

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Civilization, Oriental.,
    • China -- Historiography.,
    • China -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-257) and index.

      StatementPrasenjit Duara.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS734.7 .D83 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 275 p. ;
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1271932M
      ISBN 100226167216
      LC Control Number95003205

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