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The Western world and Japan

Sansom, George Bailey Sir

The Western world and Japan

a study in the interaction of European and Asiatic cultures

by Sansom, George Bailey Sir

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Relations -- Europe,
    • Europe -- Relations -- Japan,
    • Japan -- Civilization -- Western influences

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby G.B. Sansom.
      ContributionsPforzheimer, Carl Howard, 1879-1957, former owner., Hersey, John, 1914-, inscriber.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS821 .S313
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 504, xi p. :
      Number of Pages504
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6067418M
      LC Control Number50005199


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