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Canada and Japan in the Twentieth Century

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Schultz (Editor), Kimitada Miwa (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7393312M
ISBN 100195408608
ISBN 109780195408607

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The book is a welcome contribution to a field still dominated by scholarly interests in Canada and the Anglo-American world and where Canada's connections Format: Paperback.

Patricia E. Roy is the winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award, Canadian Historical ’s early participation in the Asia-Pacific region was hindered by “contradictory impulses” shaping its approach.

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