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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English



  • Southeast Asia,
  • Japan,
  • Asia, Southeastern.


  • Nationalism -- Asia, Southeastern,
  • Southeast Asia -- Politics and government,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1912-1945

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementIssued under the auspices of the International Secretariat, Institute of Pacific Relations.
LC ClassificationsDS518.1 .E44
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6138473M
LC Control Number53013171

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