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Japan and the environment

Carol Kennedy

Japan and the environment

an interview with H. E. Kazuo Chiba, Ambassador of Japan to the Court of St. James"s

by Carol Kennedy

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Published by Anglo-Japanese Economic Institute in London .
Written in English


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Cover title.

Statementby Carol Kennedy for the Anglo-Japanese Economic Institute.
ContributionsChiba, Kazuo., Anglo-Japanese Economic Institute.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13962649M


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