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  • East Asia,
  • Southeast Asia,
  • Japan


  • East Asia -- Politics and government.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945-,
  • East Asia -- Foreign relations -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- East Asia.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Foreign relations -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- Southeast Asia.

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Book details

StatementShibusawa Masahide.
LC ClassificationsDS518.1 .S476x 1984b
The Physical Object
Pagination196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2671486M
ISBN 100709922744
LC Control Number85672362

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