Development and Decline of Beijing"s Hui Muslim Community
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Published by Asian Muslim Action Network, Silkworm Books in Chiang Mai, Thailand .
Written in English


  • Muslims -- China -- Beijing

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-113).

StatementZhou Chuanbin and Ma Xuefeng.
ContributionsMa, Xuefeng., Asian Muslim Action Network.
LC ClassificationsDS731.M87 Z479 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 113 p. :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23236416M
ISBN 109789749511039
LC Control Number2009317265

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