Politics in Japan
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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English



  • Japan


  • Japan -- Politics and government

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Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statement[by] Frank Langdon.
SeriesThe Little, Brown series in comparative politics. A country study
LC ClassificationsJQ1611 .L3
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 290 p.
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5996461M
LC Control Number66028736

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