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ABC Dictionary of Sino-Japanese Readings


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ABC Dictionary of Sino-Japanese Readings - Mair, Victor H
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The significance of Japanese-language scholarship on China cannot be overstated. Yet much of it is largely untapped by China scholars in both the West and China, in part because they are unfamiliar with the Japanese pronunciation of Chinese characters. Even those who know Japanese are frequently frustrated when seeking an obscure reading of a personal or place name. The purpose of this volume is to enable Sinologists and others involved in Chinese studies to access entries in Japanese reference works dealing with China ...

ABC Dictionary of Sino-Japanese Readings 2016, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu

ISBN-13: 9780824823313