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The life and death of a Japanese general

by John Deane Potter

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-186).

SeriesSignet book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD804.J33 Y36
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24607901M
OCLC/WorldCa3721737

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