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Introducing Japan

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Published by Kodansha International .
Written in English


  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • Travel Guides,
  • Japan - History,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Photo Essays,
  • Japan,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Photography / Travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsEdwin O. Reischauer (Foreword)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9037132M
ISBN 10477001791X
ISBN 109784770017918

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