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Published by Printed for the Navy Records Society in [London] .
Written in English

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  • China

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  • China -- History -- Foreign intervention, 1857-1861.

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Edition Notes

StatementEdited by D. Bonner-Smith and E. W. R. Lumby.
SeriesPublications of the Navy Records Society, v. 95, Publications of the Navy Records Society ;, vol. 95.
ContributionsLumby, E. W. R. ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA70 .A1 vol. 95, DS760 .A1 vol. 95
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 413 p.
Number of Pages413
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6172405M
LC Control Number55002063

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