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Korea and the West

by Brian Bridges

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul, Royal Institute of International Affairs in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea (South),
  • Korea (North)
    • Subjects:
    • Korea (South) -- Politics and government.,
    • Korea (South) -- Foreign relations.,
    • Korea (North) -- Politics and government.,
    • Korea (North) -- Foreign relations.,
    • Korea (South) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Korea (North) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 100-101.

      StatementBrian Bridges.
      SeriesChatham House papers ;, 33, Chatham House papers ;, no. 33.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS917.8 .B75 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination101 p. ;
      Number of Pages101
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2731920M
      ISBN 100710211104
      LC Control Number86026044

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      East Asia/Southeast Asia:: Korea, North. Satellite image shows North and South Korea (upper left) as well as the Japanese island of Shikoku, nestled between Kyushu to the southwest and Honshu to the north. Photo courtesy of NASA. Factbook photos - obtained from a variety of sources - are in the public domain and are copyright free.   The most well - written book about modern Korea: The Impossible Country: Daniel Tudor. It gives so much interesting and relevant information about South Korea! It covers some history and economics, but the focus is on social practices/history in.


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