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By Bruce Elleman,Stephen Kotkin,Clive Schofield

ISBN-10: 0765627639

ISBN-13: 9780765627636

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ISBN-13: 9780765627643

China stocks borders with 20 different international locations. every one of those associates has its personal nationwide pursuits, and sometimes, those comprise territorial and maritime jurisdictional claims in locations that China additionally claims. each one of these 20 international locations have had a background of border conflicts with China; a few of them by no means amicably settled. This ebook brings jointly a few of the preferable historians, geographers, political scientists, and criminal students on smooth Asia to check each one of China's twenty land or sea borders.

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