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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Bengbu.

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  • In line with a new work ethic and moral crackdown, Chiang ordered the brothels and opium dens of Pengpu, a city west of Nanking, to be closed and told the magistrates of Anking, a city southwest of the new capital, to get busy building roads, opening schools, and ridding themselves of local bandits.

    The Last Empress

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