Aspiration of the South Korean people.
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Published by Foreign Languages Pub. House in Pyongyang .
Written in English



  • Korea


  • Korea -- Social conditions.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHN730.5.A8 A76
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. ;
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4950533M
LC Control Number76378678

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