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Compact Nelson Japanese - English Character Dictionary

John H. Haig Andrew N. Nelson



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06 September 2016
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As an example of a book design, little more could be asked of this volume. -Harvard journal of Asiatic Studies The Compact Nelson is an abridged edition of the revised New Nelson Dictionary, Dr. Andrew N. Nelson's award-winning classic work. An invaluable guide for learning Japanese. Definitions have been modernized to reflect current usage and translation. Updated with additional characters, contemporary definitions, and an innovative radical index system, this revised editions sets new standards of excellence, easy-of-use, and reliability for Japanese language reference tools.
By:   John H. Haig, Andrew N. Nelson
Imprint:   Tuttle
Country of Publication:   United States
Edition:   abridged edition
Dimensions:   Height: 184mm,  Width: 127mm,  Spine: 33mm
Weight:   567g
ISBN:   9784805313978
ISBN 10:   4805313978
Pages:   796
Publication Date:   06 September 2016
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

John H. Haig is a professor of Japanese in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Reviews for Compact Nelson Japanese - English Character Dictionary

My copy of this is worn and frazzled, because I use it that often. It has never let me down. If you need a kanji dictionary, but don't relish the idea of lugging around the large & heavy unabridged/cross-referenced version, this is the one to choose. It'

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