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Five gentlemen of Japan the portrait of a nation"s character. by Frank Gibney

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Published by C.E. Tuttle in Rutland, Vermont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • National characteristics, Japanese

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS821 G5
The Physical Object
Pagination373p.
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17893134M

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