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Modern 1868 to 1945


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Letters from the End of the World: A Firsthand Account of the Bombing of Hiroshima
Letters from the End of the World: A Firsthand Account of the Bombing of Hiroshima
by Toyofumi Ogura
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The book also contains family documents, letters from the children to their parents and a diary in which the eldest daughter described the events of the 18th-19th August 1945, when she returned to Hiroshima on the final day of her mother's life.... (read more)

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Japanese Business Community and National Trade Policy, 1920-1942
Japanese Business Community and National Trade Policy, 1920-1942
by William Miles Fletcher
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This book examines the role of the Japanese business community in helping the nation solve an unprecedented combination of economic challenges in the 1920s and 1930s.... (read more)

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Madame Sadayakko: The Geisha Who Bewitched the West
Madame Sadayakko: The Geisha Who Bewitched the West
by Lesley Downer
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-308) and index.... (read more)

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Japan in Peace & War
Japan in Peace & War
by John W Dower
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Dower, Henry Luce Professor of International Cooperation at MIT and author of the acclaimed War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific, examines continuities and connections in Japanese politics, economics, and society at large, highlighting... (read more)

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Dimly Burning Wick
Dimly Burning Wick
by Sadako Teiko Okuda
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As she searched for her niece and nephew in the wake of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Sadako Okuda kept a daily diary in which she wrote down her own experiences and the stories of the children she encountered. Her memoir presented here is... (read more)

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Lives of Young Koreans in Japan
Lives of Young Koreans in Japan
by Yasunori Fukuoka
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Japan exercised colonial rule over Korea from 1910 to 1945 and many Koreans emigrated to Japan during this period. Today, these Korean migrants and their descendants, who are referred to as Zainichi Koreans, constitute one percent of the total population... (read more)

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Modern Japan: A Historical Survey
Modern Japan: A Historical Survey
by Mikiso Hane
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Mikiso Hane is professor emeritus of history at Knox College and has written extensively on Japan for over twenty-five years.... (read more)

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The Yamato Dynasty: The Secret History of Japan's Imperial Family
The Yamato Dynasty: The Secret History of Japan's Imperial Family
by Sterling Seagrave
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The author who exposed China's ruthless roots in his bestselling "The Soong Dynasty" now reveals the closely guarded, controversial secrets of the shoguns, financiers, emperors, and empresses who have shrouded and controlled the world's longest-reigning... (read more)

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Longfellow's Tattoos: Tourism, Collecting, and Japan
Longfellow's Tattoos: Tourism, Collecting, and Japan
by Christine M Guth
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Charles Longfellow, son of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, returned to Boston after two years in Japan laden with photographs, curios, art objects, and elaborate tattoos he had "collected" on his body; his experiences focus this look at tourism, Japan, and... (read more)

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Learning to Go to School in Japan: The Transition from Home to Preschool Life
Learning to Go to School in Japan: The Transition from Home to Preschool Life
by Lois Peak
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Japanese two-year-olds are indulged, dependent, and undisciplined toddlers, but by the age of six they have become obedient, self-reliant, and cooperative students. When Lois Peak traveled to Japan in search of the "magical childrearing technique" behind... (read more)

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Scottish Samurai Glover
Scottish Samurai Glover
by Alexander Mckay
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Peasants, Rebels & Outcasts: The Underside of Modern Japan
Peasants, Rebels & Outcasts: The Underside of Modern Japan
by Mikiso Hane
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Age of Hirohito in Search of Modern Japan
Age of Hirohito in Search of Modern Japan
by Daikichi Irokawa
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Atomic Bomb
Atomic Bomb
by Kyoko Selden
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Japan Examined: Perspectives on Modern Japanese History
Japan Examined: Perspectives on Modern Japanese History
by Harry Wray
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Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back
Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back
by Janice P Nimura
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Japan at war :an oral history
Japan at war :an oral history
by Haruko Taya Cook
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In Ghostly Japan
In Ghostly Japan
by Lafcadio Hearn
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Japanese Miscellany
Japanese Miscellany
by Lafcadio Hearn
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Erotic Grotesque Nonsense: The Mass Culture of Japanese Modern Times
Erotic Grotesque Nonsense: The Mass Culture of Japanese Modern Times
by Miriam Silverberg
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