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Sheathing the sword the demilitarisation of Japan by Meirion Harries

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Published by Hamish Hamilton in England .
Written in English


  • Militarism -- Japan -- History.,
  • Japan -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Meirion and Susie Harries.
ContributionsHarries, Susie.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 364, [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages364
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14336247M

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