5 edition of Power on the margins : the cult of the fox in late imperial and modern North China found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Cult of the fox in late imperial and modern North China|
|LC Classifications||BL2211.I5 K36 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||0231133383, 0231508220|
|LC Control Number||2005041377|
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