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Reconstruction and development in South Korea

John Prior Lewis

Reconstruction and development in South Korea

[an International Committee report]

by John Prior Lewis

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Published by National Planning Association in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Korea.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPlanning pamphlet -- no. 94., Planning pamphlets -- no. 94.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p.
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17774591M

      From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), the prize-winning classic work on the post-Civil War period that shaped modern Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) redefined how the post-Civil War period was truction chronicles the way in which .   Dear Readers, With the 31st edition of Korea’s Economy, we have turned our focus to Northeast Asia where China and Japan represent two of South Korea’s most important trading partners. Thursday, August 3, - am.


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