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Protest in Tokyo the security treaty crisis of 1960 by George R. Packard

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • Japan


  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
  • Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

Statementby George R. Packard III.
LC ClassificationsE183.8.J3 P24 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 423 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4729900M
ISBN 100313205329
LC Control Number78017982

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