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Religion and society in modern Japan: continuity and change. by Edward Norbeck

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Published by Tourmaline Press in Houston .
Written in English



  • Japan


  • Japan -- Religion -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

LC ClassificationsBL2202 .N65 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 232 p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5446775M
LC Control Number73132250

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