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A brief history of qi

by Zhang, Yu Huan

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Published by Paradigm Publications in Brookline, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Qi (Chinese philosophy),
  • Philosophy, Taoist

  • Edition Notes

    StatementZhang Yu Huan & Ken Rose.
    ContributionsRose, Ken, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB127.C49 Z435 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 188 p. :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3939337M
    ISBN 100912111631
    LC Control Number2001006164

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