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Chinese Names

Russell Jones

Chinese Names

The Use and Meanings of Chinese Surnames and Personal Names in Singapore and Malaysia

by Russell Jones

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Published by Eureka Pubns .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology,
  • Manners And Customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9169084M
    ISBN 10967978052X
    ISBN 109789679780529


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