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Russian Studies of China: Progress and Problems of Soviet Sinology

Russian Studies of China: Progress and Problems of Soviet Sinology

By E. Stuart Kirby

Rowman and Littlefield, 1976, 209 pp.

A scholar's book for scholars: the long Russian tradition of Oriental studies, the virtual disappearance of serious research in Stalin's day, and the revival under the impact of the Sino-Soviet conflict and stimulation from the Kremlin.