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Japanese today

Edwin O. Reischaver

Japanese today

change and continuity

by Edwin O. Reischaver

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Published by Belknap Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography, p415-418. - Includes index.

StatementEdwin D. Reischauer.
The Physical Object
Pagination426p. :
Number of Pages426
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19462427M

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