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story of Japan

Juliet Piggott

story of Japan

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Published by Angus and Robertson in Sydney .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- History -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementillustrated by Wolfgang Grässe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS835 .P5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[6], 93 p.
      Number of Pages93
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5336600M
      ISBN 100207120471
      LC Control Number72189951


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