Jean Pearce"s How to get things done in Japan.
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Jean Pearce"s How to get things done in Japan. by Jean Pearce

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Published by Japan Times in Tokyo .
Written in English



  • Japan.


  • Consumer education -- Japan.,
  • Shopping -- Japan.

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Other titlesHow to get things done in Japan.
LC ClassificationsTX335 .P37
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-2 > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5237873M
LC Control Number75308786

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