Neighbours across the Pacific Canadian-Japanese relations, 1870-1982 by Klaus H. Pringsheim

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Published by Mosaic Press in Oakville, Ont .

Written in English

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StatementKlaus H. Pringsheim.
LC ClassificationsFC251
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 241 p
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21070692M
ISBN 100889622167
LC Control Number83098975

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