Bridges in China, old and new
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Bridges in China, old and new from the ancient Chaochow bridge to the modern Nanking bridge over the Yangtze by Mao Yisheng

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Published by Foreign Languages Press in Peking .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementMao Yi-sheng.
LC ClassificationsTG101 M35
The Physical Object
Pagination[3], 39 p., [48] p. of plates :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14752396M

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