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History and the state in nineteenth-century Japan

by Margaret Mehl

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Published by Macmillan Press, St. Martin"s Press in Houndmills, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Japan -- Historiography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesHistory and the state in 19th-century Japan
    StatementMargaret Mehl.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS834.7 .M43 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19981693M
    ISBN 100333690885, 0312211600

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