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Chinese film stars

Chinese film stars

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- China,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- Taiwan,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- China -- Hong Kong,
  • Motion pictures -- China,
  • Motion pictures -- Taiwan,
  • Motion pictures -- China -- Hong Kong

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mary Farquhar and Yingjin Zhang.
    ContributionsFarquhar, Mary Ann, 1949-, Zhang, Yingjin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.C4 C4425 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23833460M
    ISBN 100415573904, 0203854853
    ISBN 109780415573900, 9780203854853
    LC Control Number2009039716

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