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languages of the Japanese mandated islands

American Council of Learned Societies. Intensive Language Program

languages of the Japanese mandated islands

prepared by Intensive Language Program, American Council of Learned Societies for Occupied Areas Section, Chief of Naval Operations

by American Council of Learned Societies. Intensive Language Program

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Published by Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Navy Dept. in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Melanesian languages,
  • Micronesian languages

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesU.S. Office of Naval Operations. Civil affairs studies -- II, Civil affairs studies -- 2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 47 p.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15440831M

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The first day of January brought the great naval powers into a “treatyless era,” and the Japanese began construction of the giant battleships Yamato and Musashi.

34 Japan continued to insist that it was not fortifying the mandated islands, however, and several tours through the islands by objective outside observers, permitted and even.

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It is primarily spoken throughout the Japanese archipelago; there are also some million Japanese immigrants and their descendants living abroad, mainly in North and South.

blend of tradition and modernity, Japan has a literary tradition extending back 1, years, yet is one of the most modern, some would say post-modern, high-tech, post-industrial societies in the world.

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