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The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary

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By scholarly consensus - 'the first really practical, completely up-to-date, and authoritative dictionary in its field...a genuine boon to all English-speaking students of written Japanese...'
Hardcover, Second Revised Edition, 1109 pages
Published December 15th 1989 by Tuttle (first published January 1st 1974)
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Andrew Nathaniel Nelson was born in Great Falls, Montana, in 1893. He received his B.A. from Walla Walla College and his Ph.D. from the University of Washington. As a Seventh-Day Adventist missionary in Asia between 1918 and 1961, Dr. Nelson played a prominent role in the fields of education and language training. Throughout his life, Dr. Nelson remained devoted to the study of the Japanese ...more
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