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Why did the Japanese want to take over the Australian islands?

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2006-12-01 15:32:33

Power, Empire building, Resource gathering. Recognize that Japan

is a small island with a large population and not much in the way

of natural resources. They wanted to gather land that would give

them places to not just conquer but also to inhabit and to gain

control of the resources.


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