Tokyo Fragments

by Ryuji Morita

Publisher: IBC Publishing (JPN)

Written in English
Cover of: Tokyo Fragments | Ryuji Morita
Published: Pages: 206 Downloads: 907
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Subjects:

  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Social history,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Japan,
  • Asia - General,
  • Essays,
  • History / Asia

Edition Notes

ContributionsGiles Murray (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9039185M
ISBN 104925080881
ISBN 109784925080880

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