peoples and politics of the Far East

travels and studies in the British, French, Spanish and Portuguese colonies,Siberia, China, Japan, Korea, Siam and Malaya. by Henry Norman

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Internal.Presidential politics and political news from News about political parties, political campaigns, world and international politics, politics news headlines plus in-depth features and.Such, in general, are the political tasks of the University of the Peoples of the East in relation to the peoples of the Soviet East and of the colonial East.

Let us hope that the University of the Peoples of the East will succeed in carrying out these tasks with honour.