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The Thames and I : a memoir of two years at Oxford

Author: 浩宮徳仁, Crown Prince, son of Akihito, Emperor of Japan, 1960- ; Hiro no Miya Naruhito, Crown Prince son of Akihito Emperor of Japan; Hugh Cortazzi
Publisher: Folkestone, Kent : Global Oriental, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A memoir that features the author's life and experiences during his two years at Merton College, Oxford, in the mid-1980s, where he studied the history of transport on the River Thames. It presents  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Hiro no Miya Naruhito, Crown Prince son of Akihito Emperor of Japan; Hiro no Miya Naruhito, Crown Prince son of Akihito Emperor of Japan; Hiro no Miya Naruhito, Prince grandson of Hirohito Emperor of Japan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 浩宮徳仁, Crown Prince, son of Akihito, Emperor of Japan, 1960- ; Hiro no Miya Naruhito, Crown Prince son of Akihito Emperor of Japan; Hugh Cortazzi
ISBN: 1905246064 9781905246069
OCLC Number: 65196090
Notes: At head of title: The Japan Society.
Originally published in 1993 in Japanese by Gakushūin Kyōyōshinsho, Tokyo.--T.p. verso.
Description: xiv, 150 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Ten days in the Japanese ambassador's residence --
Life in Colonel Hall's house --
Entering Oxford --
About Oxford --
Daily life at Oxford --
Cultural life at Oxford --
Sport --
Life as a research student at Oxford --
Travels in Britain and abroad --
Looking back on my two years' stay --
Postscript.
Other Titles: Thames no tomo ni.
Responsibility: by Prince Naruhito ; with a foreword by His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales and a preface to the English edition by His Imperial Highness, the Crown Prince ; English translation by Hugh Cortazzi.

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