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presidency and the Middle Kingdom

China, the United States, and executive leadership
  • 237 Pages
  • 2.15 MB
  • English
Lexington Books , Lanham, Md
Presidents -- United States -- History., Executive power -- United States -- History., United States -- Foreign relations -- China., China -- Foreign relations -- United St


United States,

StatementMichael P. Riccards.
SeriesPresidency and public policy
LC ClassificationsE183.8.C5 R52 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 237 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6779353M
ISBN 100739101293
LC Control Number00023854

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