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origins of entrepreneurship in Meiji Japan.

Johannes Hirschmeier

origins of entrepreneurship in Meiji Japan.

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industries -- Japan -- History.,
  • Businessmen -- Japan.,
  • Entrepreneurship -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 323-342.

    SeriesHarvard East Asian series -- 17.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC462 .H53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 354 p.
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17760589M


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