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Modern Japan and its problems

G. C. Allen

Modern Japan and its problems

by G. C. Allen

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Published by Athlone Press in London, Atlantic Highlands, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Civilization -- 1868-,
    • Japan -- Civilization -- Western influences,
    • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1868-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementG.C. Allen ; introduction by Ronald Dore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS822.25 .A45 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii p., p. 12-226 ;
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2198776M
      ISBN 100485113104
      LC Control Number89018575

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