8 edition of Governing Japan found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||J. A. A. Stockwin.|
|LC Classifications||JQ1631 .S76 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 269 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||269|
|ISBN 10||0631212124, 0631212132|
|LC Control Number||98028670|
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