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Making It in Japan

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Published by Sanseido .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labour economics,
  • Living & working abroad,
  • Japan,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Travel - Foreign

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12407878M
    ISBN 104385354766
    ISBN 109784385354767
    OCLC/WorldCa30259161

    Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan provides the definitive account of his rich life and legacy. Meticulously researched and utterly engaging, this book is proof that the history of 20th-century Japan cannot be understood apart from the life of its most remarkable and enduring leader.


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A lengthy exploration of the role of Emperor Hirohito in 20th-century Japanese politics that draws on an impressive array of fresh sources.

Bix (Social Sciences/Hitosubashi Univ.) has written what is essentially a page indictment of the Japanese emperor, arguing that he should bear more blame, responsibility, and consequences than he has for Japan’s aggression in the first half of this Author: Herbert P.

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