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Confucius a philosopher for the ages by Yuanxiang Xu

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Published by China Intercontinental Press in [Beijing] .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Xu Yuanxiang
SeriesAncient sages of China
LC ClassificationsB128.C8 X8413 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination109 p. :
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24542305M
ISBN 107508510372
ISBN 109787508510378
LC Control Number2010381216

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