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100 1  Maclachlan, Patricia L 
245 14 The people's post office :|bthe history and politics of 
       the Japanese postal system, 1871-2010 /|cPatricia L. 
       Maclachlan 
260    Cambridge, Mass. :|bHarvard University Asia Center ;
       |bDistributed by Harvard University Press,|c2011 
300    xx, 358 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm 
490 1  Harvard East Asian monographs ;|v338 
504    Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-347) and 
       index 
505 0  "Making use of private energies": the origins and early 
       evolution of the modern Japanese postal system -- Public 
       servants with private interests : postwar commissioned 
       postmasters and the politics of self-preservation -- The 
       commissioned postmasters : the view from inside -- The 
       postwar postal regime and the failure of reform -- Setting
       the stage: the Hashimoto reforms -- Koizumi Jun'Ichiro and
       the politics of postal privatization -- Conclusion: the 
       revenge of the postal regime -- Reference matter -- Works 
       cited -- Index 
650  0 Postal service|zJapan|xHistory|y19th century 
650  0 Postal service|zJapan|xHistory|y20th century 
650  0 Postal service|zJapan|xHistory|y21st century 
651  0 Japan|xPolitics and government 
830  0 Harvard East Asian monographs ;|v338 
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