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Published by Friendship press in New York .
Written in English



  • China,
  • Japan,
  • China.,
  • Japan.,
  • East Asia.


  • Communism -- China,
  • Communism -- Japan,
  • Eastern question (Far East),
  • Christians -- East Asia,
  • Christian sociology,
  • China -- Nationality,
  • Japan -- Nationality

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Basil Mathews ...
LC ClassificationsDS518 .M35 1934
The Physical Object
Paginationvi p., 1l., 134 p.
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6304746M
LC Control Number34012161

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