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golden ghetto

the American commercial community at Canton and the shaping of American China policy, 1784-1844

by Jacques M. Downs

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Published by Lehigh University Press in Bethlehem .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guangzhou (China),
  • United States,
  • China,
  • Guangzhou
    • Subjects:
    • Americans -- China -- Guangzhou -- History.,
    • Merchants -- China -- Guangzhou -- History.,
    • Guangzhou (China) -- Commerce -- History.,
    • United States -- Foreign economic relations -- China.,
    • China -- Foreign economic relations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-487) and index.

      StatementJacques M. Downs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF3840.C36 D69 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination495 p. [3] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages495
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL967712M
      ISBN 100934223351
      LC Control Number96004167

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