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The mythology of prophet's ambassadors in china: histories of sa'd waqqas and gess in chinese sources 1 1 the author thanks maris gillette boyd, zvi ben-dor, and david g atwill for their comments on the presentation of this article at the 2005 american historical association in seattle. What is chinese mythology chinese mythology was long believed to be, at least in part, a factual recording of history. View chinese mythology research papers on academiaedu for free. 10 greatest chinese love stories ever below are the top 10 widespread ancient chinese love is the first long narrative poem in chinese literary history.
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