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Yoshida Shigeru : last Meiji man

Author: Shigeru Yoshida; Hiroshi Nara; Kenʼichi Yoshida
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2007.
Series: Library of Japan.; Pacific Basin Institute book.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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One of Japan's best-known prime ministers, Yoshida Shigeru witnessed history in the making. This autobiography talks about Shigeru's service in China, his travel abroad as a member of Japan's mission  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Yoshida, Shigeru, 1878-1967.
Yoshida Shigeru.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, c2007
(OCoLC)607897273
Online version:
Yoshida, Shigeru, 1878-1967.
Yoshida Shigeru.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, c2007
(OCoLC)608406805
Named Person: Shigeru Yoshida; Shigeru Yoshida; Shigeru Yoshida; Shigeru Yoshida
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shigeru Yoshida; Hiroshi Nara; Kenʼichi Yoshida
ISBN: 9780742539327 0742539326 9780742539334 0742539334
OCLC Number: 76820909
Language Note: Mostly excerpts from his Kaisō jun̄en with the last 3 chapters added.
Notes: Includes index.
Mostly excerpts from his Kaisō jun̄en with the last 3 chapters added.
Description: xix, 313 p., [12] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Contents: The unfolding tragedy --
The crisis breaks --
Aftermath of defeat --
Blueprint for an occupation --
General MacArthur and his aides --
My political apprenticeship --
The "Yoshida era" begins --
My first cabinet --
In opposition and an election victory --
The last three Yoshida cabinets --
The West revisited --
Old friends in Britain and the United States --
The postwar constitution --
Critics of the new constitution --
The purges --
Educational reform --
Police reform --
The Self-Defense Force --
Agricultural reform --
The postwar food crisis --
Labor reforms and after --
My views on Japan's labor movement --
The communists as a destructive force --
The San Francisco Peace Treaty --
Preparatory negotiations for peace --
The San Francisco Peace Conference --
The territorial question --
The U.S.-Japan Security Treaty --
The administrative agreement --
Korean War, peace, and independence --
My view on the Imperial Household --
Recollections of my days as a diplomat --
Recollections of friends.
Series Title: Library of Japan.; Pacific Basin Institute book.
Responsibility: by Yoshida Shigeru ; edited by Hiroshi Nara ; with translations from Japanese by Yoshida Ken'ichi and Hiroshi Nara.
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