So I went to Japan the delights, despairs and minor perils experienced by Allied personnel stationed in postwar Japan by Alvin Grauer

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Published by Nippon Times in [Tokyo .

Written in English

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Statementdescribed by one of them and cheerfully illustrated by his Japanese friend. Illus. by Yacco Takamori.
LC ClassificationsDS811 .G7
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 66 p. (on double leaves)
Number of Pages66
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Open LibraryOL22925599M
LC Control Number48026589

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Nothing about these books are Japanese, so they are inappropriate to this list. So I went to Japan. Tokyo: Nippon Times. MLA Citation. Grauer, Alvin. and Yacco, Takamori. So I went to Japan / Alvin Grauer ; illustrations by Yacco Takamori Nippon Times Tokyo [] Australian/Harvard Citation. Grauer, Alvin.

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