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Climate and culture

a philosophical study
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Statementby Watsuji Tetsuro ; translated by Geoffrey Bownas.
SeriesClassics of modern Japanese thought and culture
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LC ClassificationsGF71 .W313 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 235 p., [1] leaf of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2045008M
ISBN 100313265585
LC Control Number88021985

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