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With Perry to Japan a memoir by Heine, Wilhelm

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Published by University of Hawaii Press in Honolulu .
Written in English



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  • Heine, Wilhelm, 1827-1885 -- Travel -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Statementby William Heine ; translated, with an introduction and annotations by Frederic Trautmann.
ContributionsTrautmann, Frederic, 1936-
LC ClassificationsDS881.8 .H452513 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 235 p. :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2199678M
ISBN 100824812581
LC Control Number89020495

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