3 edition of Facts about Japanese in America found in the catalog.
Facts about Japanese in America
by Central Japanese Association of Southern California in Los Angeles, Calif
Written in English
|Statement||by Junzo Sasamori.|
|Contributions||Central Japanese Association of Southern California.|
|LC Classifications||JV6477 .S27 1921|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||16 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||16|
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