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Sōka Gakkai, builders of the third civilization

James Allen Dator

Sōka Gakkai, builders of the third civilization

American and Japanese members.

by James Allen Dator

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sōka Gakkai.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 151-171.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1442.S6 D3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 171 p.
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18511479M

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