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Power on the margins : the cult of the fox in late imperial and modern North China

by Xiaofei Kang

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Foxes -- China -- Religious aspects.,
    • Cults -- China.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesCult of the fox in late imperial and modern North China
      StatementXiaofei Kang.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2211.I5 K36 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3421122M
      ISBN 100231133383, 0231508220
      LC Control Number2005041377

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