Triad Societies: pt. 1. Freemasonry in China
Kingsley Bolton, Christopher Hutton
Taylor & Francis, 2000 - Social Science - 176 pages
This set comprises a comprehensive selection of colonial Western scholarly texts on Chinese secret societies from the early nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. It includes a selection of important papers on Chinese secret societies by a variety of scholars, missionaries, and colonial officials.
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