4 edition of A history of Korea found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-295) and index.
|LC Classifications||DS907.18 .T46 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 318 p. :|
|Number of Pages||318|
|LC Control Number||95043488|
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