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Korea"s 1884 incident

Harold F. Cook

Korea"s 1884 incident

its background and Kim Ok-kyun"s elusive dream

by Harold F. Cook

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Published by Royal Asiatic Society, Korea Branch in [Seoul] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kim, Ok-kyun, -- 1851-1894.,
  • Kapsin Incident, 1884.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 249-257.

    Statementby Harold F. Cook.
    SeriesRoyal Asiatic Society. Korea Branch. Monograph series -- no. 4, Monograph series (Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland. Korea Branch) -- no. 4.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS915 .C63
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p.
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22985171M

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