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Korea"s amazing century

Melvin Gurtov

Korea"s amazing century

from kings to satellites

by Melvin Gurtov

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Published by Korea Fulbright Foundation, Korean-American Educational Commission in Seoul, Korea .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea,
  • Korea (South)
    • Subjects:
    • Information society -- Korea (South),
    • Korea -- Relations -- Foreign countries

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMel Gurtov, James F. Larson, Robert R. Swartout, Jr. ; edited by Ray E. Weisenborn.
      ContributionsLarson, James F., Swartout, Robert R., 1946-, Weisenborn, Ray E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS916.37 .G87 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 203 p. ;
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL488958M
      LC Control Number98219225


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