Present military problems in China a reply to Major-General Walter S. Grant and other American military officers in Manila by Chen, Xiaowei

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  • China -- History -- 1937-1945

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Statementby General Chen Hsiao-wei.
ContributionsGrant, Walter S. 1878-1956.
LC ClassificationsDS777.53 .C38
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 82 p.
Number of Pages82
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Open LibraryOL13527621M
LC Control Number41015822

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