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Understanding Japan

Japan through pictures : a selection from the fourth Photo contest: The faces of a country and of her people

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Published by International society for educational information press in Tokyo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

1e dr.: 1971.

The Physical Object
Pagination75 p. :
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24943522M
OCLC/WorldCa236159034

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