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History of Japan

There are many books published about the history of Japan. To name just a few: A History of Japan, George Sansom A Modern History of Japan From Tokugawa Times to the Present, Andrew Gordon A history of japan 1582-1941, L.M. Cullen The list would be much longer if books about the Pacific War were included. On Youtube however, …

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Eleanor H. Jorden (2000) reported recently that the Foreign ServiceInstitute of the U.S. State Department “has divided the languagesof the world into four categories, depending on how many hoursof formal study each required, on the average, for an American toachieve a designated level of oral proficiency.” Category 4 consistsof Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and Arabic. They …

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