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Japan"s inheritance

the country, its people, and their destiny

by Eustace Bruce Mitford

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Published by Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby E. Bruce Mitford ; with twelve maps and plans and seventy-five illustrations from photographs.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination383 p. [24] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16449842M

    The Japanese names, Nihon and Nippon, are alternative readings of written characters that mean "origin of the sun" ("Land of the Rising Sun"). European names for the country probably originated with Marco Polo, who most likely adopted a name for Japan used in a Chinese dialect. The name "Yamato" is used by archaeologists and historians to.


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