The Western Rediscovery of the Japanese Language
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The Western Rediscovery of the Japanese Language by Stefan Kaiser

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Published by RoutledgeCurzon .
Written in English


  • Historical & comparative linguistics,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Japanese,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books,
  • Reference

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages4600
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11188052M
ISBN 100700703160
ISBN 109780700703166

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