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7 edition of Life of Japan found in the catalog.

Life of Japan

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by The Baker & Taylor company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Japan

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Masuji Miyakawa
    The Physical Object
    Pagination301 p.
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16751509M
    LC Control Number07028500


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