Eighteen Capitals of China
The southern capitals: Hangchow. Foochow. Canton. Kweilin. Kweiyang. Yunnanfu.--The Yangtze capitals: Soochow. Nanking. Anking. Nanchang. Wuchang. Changsha. Chengtu.--The Yellow capitals: Lanchow. Sian. Kalfeng. Taiyuanfu. Tsinan. Peking: capital of capitals.
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