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Japan: An Account, Geographical and Historical (Ganesha - Japan in English: Key Nineteenth-Century Sources on Japan)

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Published by Ganesha Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Japan - History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Japan,
  • General,
  • History / General,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9892123M
    ISBN 101862100276
    ISBN 109781862100275


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