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The Far East Must Be Understood
The Far East Must Be Understood
By H. Van Straelen
Luzac, 1945, 151 pp

The author, for many years a resident in the Orient, stresses the importance, especially for western diplomatic officials, of acquiring a sound knowledge of oriental peoples and ways. In a concluding chapter -- "Towards a Bibliography" -- he discusses critically a number of books on the Far East.