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Christian colleges in China statistics, 1932-33 by China Christian Educational Association.

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Published by [s.n.] in Shanghai .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Education, Higher -- China -- Statistics,
  • Universities and colleges -- China -- Statistics,
  • Theological seminaries -- China -- Statistics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cover title.

Statementby Earl Herbert Cressy.
ContributionsCressy, Earl Herbert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA1133 .C45 1933
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. --
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17876220M

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