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China Dimensions Data Collection: Bibliography of Chinese Administrative Geography

Abstract: Bibliography of Chinese Administrative Geography is a historical collection of bibliographic information on 75 published books describing the administrative geography of China. The information resides in a searchable database and includes title, author/editor, subject, spatial (national, provincial, local) and temporal coverage, publisher, description, and language, as well as location of the reference, for works published during the 1949-1994 period. This dataset is produced in collaboration with the University of Washington as part of the China in Time and Space (CITAS) project, Universities Service Center at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

Purpose: To provide a database of works pertaining to the administrative geography of China, searchable by location, time, and subject matter
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 54.0   S: 18.0   E: 135.0   W: 73.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1.0
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1949-01-01
Stop Date: 1996-12-31
ISO Topic Category
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-12-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27