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Christianity and cultures Japan & China in comparison, 1543-1644 by M. Antoni J. ГњГ§erler

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Published by Institutum historicum Societatis Iesu in Roma .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by M. Antoni J. Üçerler
SeriesBibliotheca Instituti historici S.I -- v. 68
ContributionsJesuit Historical Institute
LC ClassificationsBR1306 .C48 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxlvi, 410 p. :
Number of Pages410
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24569064M
ISBN 109788870413687
LC Control Number2010356803

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