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Noriko aso, public properties: museums in imperial japan kirk a denton, exhibiting the past: historical memory and the politics of museums in postsocialist china clare e harris, the museum on the roof of the world: art, politics, and the representation of tibet. So what's what objectively, whether or not these places are considered countries may depend on one's definition of the term the western himalayan region of tibet came under china's rule in the early 1950s. The treaty of washington was a treaty signed and ratified by great britain and the united states in 1871 during the first premiership of william gladstone and the presidency of ulysses s grant that settled various disputes between the countries, including the alabama claims for damages to american shipping caused by british-built warships, as.
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