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Japan, a modern retail superpower

by Roy Larke

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Retail trade -- Japan -- Management.,
    • Consumers -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Roy Larke and Michael Causton.
      ContributionsCauston, Michael, 1965-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5429.6.J3 L368 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3423947M
      ISBN 101403996709
      LC Control Number2005046344

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