Bridging the Strait Taiwan, China, and the prospects for reunification by Hsin-hsing Wu

Cover of: Bridging the Strait | Hsin-hsing Wu

Published by Oxford University Press in Hong Kong, New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Taiwan,
  • China

Subjects:

  • Chinese reunification question, 1949-,
  • Taiwan -- Politics and government -- 1988-2000.,
  • China -- Politics and government -- 1976-2002.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-336) and index.

Book details

StatementHsin-hsing Wu.
SeriesStudies on contemporary Taiwan
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS799.847 .W84 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 346 p. :
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1430878M
ISBN 100195857658
LC Control Number93042311

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