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Learning to bow

inside the heart of Japan
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HarperCollins , New York
Feiler, Bruce S, Education, Secondary -- Japan, Japan -- Social life and customs --

Places

Japan, J

StatementBruce Feiler.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA1316 .F46 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3301540M
ISBN 100060577207
LC Control Number2004040537

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