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History As PropagandaTibetan Exiles versus the People's Republic of China$

John Powers

Print publication date: 2004

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Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2005

DOI: 10.1093/0195174267.001.0001

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History As Propaganda
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Texts Analyzed in This Study

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