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Mount Fuji: Icon of Japan (Studies in Comparative Religion)
Mount Fuji: Icon of Japan (Studies in Comparative Religion)
by H Byron Earhart
Publisher Comments
The first comprehensive English-language study of the evolving religious and aesthetic symbolism of the world's most famous... (read more)

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Geisha: A Life
Geisha: A Life
by Mineko Iwasaki
Publisher Comments
andlt;Bandgt;No woman in the three-hundred-year history of the karyukai has ever come forward in public to tell her story -- until now.andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; "Many say I was the best geisha of my generation," writes Mineko Iwasaki. "And yet, it... (read more)

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Samurai Tales: Courage, Fidelity and Revenge in the Final Years of the Shogun
Samurai Tales: Courage, Fidelity and Revenge in the Final Years of the Shogun
by Romulus Hillsborough
Publisher Comments
andlt;bandgt;andlt;iandgt;Samurai Talesandlt;/iandgt; is about the legendary men reborn from the samurai class who fought for the helm of power in 19th century Japan.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The final years of the samurai were an age of... (read more)

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Yoshiwara: Geishas, Courtesans, and the Pleasure Quarters of Old Tokyo (Tuttle Classics of Japanese Literature)
Yoshiwara: Geishas, Courtesans, and the Pleasure Quarters of Old Tokyo (Tuttle Classics of Japanese Literature)
by Stephen Longstreet
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andlt;bandgt;"Lust will not keepandhellip;Something must be done about it."andlt;/bandgt;and#8212;andlt;iandgt;inscription at the entrance to Yoshiwaraandlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;For over a hundred years the Western world has heard whispers... (read more)

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Brief History of the Samurai
Brief History of the Samurai
by Jonathan Clements
Publisher Comments
From a leading expert in Japanese history, this is one of the first full histories of the art and culture of the samurai warrior. The samurai emerged as a warrior caste in medieval Japan and would have a powerful influence on the history and culture of... (read more)

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Justice in Japan
Justice in Japan
by Richard H. Mitchell
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Between 1935 and 1937, 16 Japanese cabinet ministers, finance ministers, banking officials, and businessman stood trial for illegally profiting from the sale of stock held by the Bank of Japan. The judges eventually dismissed all the charges, saying... (read more)

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The Structure of Detachment: The Aesthetic Vision of Kuki Shuzo
The Structure of Detachment: The Aesthetic Vision of Kuki Shuzo
by Hiroshi Nara
Publisher Comments
Published in 1930, when Japan was struggling to define and assert its national and cultural identity, The Structure of Iki (Iki no kozo) re-introduced the Japanese to a sophisticated tradition of urbane and spirited stylishness (iki) that was forged in... (read more)

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Famous Japanese Swordsmen: Of the Two Courts Period
Famous Japanese Swordsmen: Of the Two Courts Period
by William De Lange
Publisher Comments
From the author of the bestselling Famous Japanese Swordsmen: The Warring States comes more solid sword history in the guise of thrilling narrative. The Two Courts Period was a turning point in Japan's medieval era-a time when an unbridgeable rift... (read more)

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Charisma & Community Formation in Medieval Japan the Case of the Yugyo Ha 1300 To 1700
Charisma & Community Formation in Medieval Japan the Case of the Yugyo Ha 1300 To 1700
by S A Thornton
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-275) and index.... (read more)

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