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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Japan -- Civilization -- Sources,
  • Japan -- History -- Sources

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementcompiled by Wm. Theodore de Bary ... [et al.] ; with collaboration of William Bodiford, Jurgis Elisonas, and Philip Yampolsky ; and contributions by Yoshiko Dykstra ... [et al.].
GenreSources.
SeriesIntroduction to Asian civilizations
ContributionsDe Bary, William Theodore, 1919-, Dykstra, Yoshiko Kurata.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS821 .S68 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1- > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15486722M
ISBN 10023112984X, 0231121385
LC Control Number00060181
OCLC/WorldCa45137685

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