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Japan in world history.

Sansom, George Bailey Sir

Japan in world history.

by Sansom, George Bailey Sir

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Published by Institute of Pacific Relations, International Secretariat, forthe Japan Institute of Pacific Relations in New York .
Written in English


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ContributionsJapan Institute of Pacific Relations.
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Open LibraryOL19458438M

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