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Taiwan"s political and economic growth in the late twentieth-century

by Daniel Alfred Metraux

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Taiwan
    • Subjects:
    • Taiwan -- Politics and government -- 1988-2000.,
    • Taiwan -- Economic conditions -- 1975-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-159) and index.

      StatementDaniel Metraux.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1536 .M48 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 163 p. ;
      Number of Pages163
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1556998M
      ISBN 10077349636X
      LC Control Number91037670

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