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Imperialist Japan the yen to dominate by Michael Montgomery

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Published by C. Helm in London .
Written in English


  • Imperialism.,
  • Japan -- History -- 1868-,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1868-

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael Montgomery.
LC ClassificationsDS881.9 .M58 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 567 p. :
Number of Pages567
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21562607M
ISBN 100747022062, 0312015577

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