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When China Ruled the Seas: The Treasure Fleet of the Dragon Throne 1405-1433
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date May 1, 1994
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780671701581
ISBN-10 0671701584
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.15 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $23.00
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A vibrant account of the age of Chinese maritime exploration nearly a century before Columbus, when the Chinese Navy was the greatest in the world, explores why China traditionally has mixed feelings toward the outside world.
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from Simon & Schuster (May 1, 1994)
9780671701581 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $23.00
About: An account of the age of Chinese maritime exploration, when the Chinese Navy under Cheng Ho was the greatest in the world, explores why China traditionally has mixed feelings toward the outside world
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Oxford Univ Pr (January 9, 1997); titled "When China Ruled the Seas: The Treasure Fleet of the Dragon Throne, 1405-1433"
9780195112078 | details & prices | 252 pages | 6.00 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $19.95
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