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The Cambridge history of Japan 1, Ancient Japan

Author: Delmer Myers Brown; John Whitney Hall; Donald H Shively
Publisher: Cambridge [u.a.] Cambridge Univ. Press 1993
Series: Cambridge histories online
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English : 1. publ

Definitive history of Japan from prehistoric times to the end of the eighth century.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Delmer Myers Brown; John Whitney Hall; Donald H Shively
ISBN: 9780521223522 0521223520 9781139055062 1139055062
OCLC Number: 1198855046
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (XXIII, 602 S.) : Kt.
Contents: Preface; Maps; Chronology; Introduction Delmer M. Brown; 1. The earliest societies in Japan J. Edward Kidder Jr.; 2. The Yamato kingdom Delmer M. Brown; 3. The century of reform Inoue Mitsusada and Delmer M. Brown; 4. The Nara state Naoki Kojiro (translated by Felicia G. Bock); 5. Japan and the continent Okazaki Takashi (translated by Janet Goodwin); 6. Early kami worship Matsumae Takeshi (translated by Janet Goodwin); 7. Early Buddha worship Sonoda Koyu and Delmer M. Brown; 8. Nara economic and social institutions Torao Toshiya (translated by William Wayne Farris); 9. Asuka and Nara culture: literacy, literature, and music Edwin A. Cranston; 10. The early evolution of historical consciousness Delmer M. Brown.
Series Title: Cambridge histories online
Responsibility: general ed. John Whitney Hall ...


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