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A history of Japan

Author: R H P Mason; J G Caiger
Publisher: Tokyo ; Rutland, Vt. : Tuttle Pub., ©1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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In this newly revised edition of their classic work, Mason and Caiger trace the enthralling evolution of modern Japan from its early pre-history through the post-Cold War period to the collapse of the Bubble Economy in the early 1990s. New findings shed additional light on the origins of Japanese civilization and the birth of Japanese culture.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
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Mason, R.H.P.
History of Japan.
Tokyo ; Rutland, Vt. : Tuttle Pub., ©1997
(DLC) 96060930
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R H P Mason; J G Caiger
ISBN: 9781462900978 1462900976 9781938492013 1938492013
OCLC Number: 763156539
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: pt. 1. Archaic Japan --
pt. 2. Ancient Japan --
pt. 3. Medieval Japan --
pt. 4. Early modern Japan --
pt. 5. Modern Japan.
Responsibility: R.H.P. Mason and J.G. Caiger.

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A history of Japan, from the turbulent times of its medieval age to the emergence of modern day Japan as a leading economic power. The authors present analyses of the religion, culture and arts of  Read more...

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"Very engaging history book. It draws you in through the experiences of prominent persons in Japanese history. A definite book on Japan's history." --Goodreads "The best one-volume introduction to Read more...

 
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