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Japan in World History

ISBN : 9780195368086

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¥3,839
Author: 
James L. Huffman
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2010
Series
New Oxford World History
Includes multiple voices and perspectives: women, peasants, novelists and short-story writers, dissenters, officials, business leaders, samurai Each chapter contains 20 to 30 quotations from prim ... Read more

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Modern Japan: A History in Documents (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780195392531

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¥6,930
Author: 
James L. Huffman
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
254 x 203 mm
Pub date
Oct 2010
A mixture of textual and visual documents, including literature, diaries, art, and pop culture, build a textured history of modern Japan Lucid narrative ties the documents together Documents ar ... Read more

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Modern Japan: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199235698

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¥1,628
Author: 
Christopher Goto-Jones
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
112 x 174 mm
Pub date
Apr 2009
Series
Very Short Introductions
Looks at many contemporary concerns and issues in Japan - exploring its history, economy, politics, and culture Examines what it means to call Japan a 'modern' society, and what 'modern' has mean ... Read more

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Modern Japanese Society, 1868-1994

ISBN : 9780192892287

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¥5,929
Author: 
Ann Waswo
Pages
188 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Mar 1996
The last 120 years have seen great social change and development in Japan. In the early 1870s Japan was still a third world country - a newly unified island nation with a highly agrarian economy and ... Read more

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Samurai: A Concise History

ISBN : 9780190932947

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¥2,915
Author: 
Michael Wert
Pages
128 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Author is a leading scholar of Japanese and samurai history A lively and approachable introduction to the samurai class and its influence on Japan Critiques the role of the samurai in the media ... Read more

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Samurai: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780190685072

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¥1,628
Author: 
Michael Wert
Pages
144 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Apr 2021
Series
Very Short Introductions
Author is a leading scholar of Japanese and samurai history A lively and approachable introduction to the samurai class and its influence on Japan Critiques the role of the samurai in the media ... Read more

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The Long Defeat: Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity in Japan

ISBN : 9780190239169

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¥5,071
Author: 
Akiko Hashimoto
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
160 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
Contributes to the transnational discourse on wars and atrocities Utilizes theories of collective memory and politics of regret Shows how and why defeat remains an indelible part of national life ... Read more

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The Pursuit of Power in Modern Japan, 1825-1995

ISBN : 9780198205890

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¥31,493
Author: 
Chushichi Tsuzuki
Pages
562 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 242 mm
Pub date
Apr 2000
This new history of modern Japan covers its remarkable transformation from a small country on the fringe of international politics to the major world power it is today. Professor Tsuzuki traces Japan' ... Read more

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The Shogun's Silver Telescope: God, Art, and Money in the English Quest for Japan, 1600-1625

ISBN : 9780198832034

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¥5,478
Author: 
Timon Screech
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2020
Tells the little-known story of Britain's first trade with Japan - Japan is a massive economic power today, but few people are aware that King James sent a present to the shogun already in 1611 R ... Read more

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To Stand with the Nations of the World: Japan's Meiji Restoration in World History

ISBN : 9780190088378

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¥3,839
Author: 
Mark Ravina
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2020
Winner of the Southeast Conference of the Association for Asian Studies Book Prize     Explores the emergence of modern Japan upon the 2018 sesquicentennial of the 1868 Meiji Restorat ... Read more

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