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Japan, its history and culture

Author: W Scott Morton
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st McGraw-Hill pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Here is an ideal one-volume introduction to the history and culture of Japan, stretching from her earliest known civilization (about 3000 B.C.) to the present. Delightfully written in a continuous narrative form, it traces the many aspects of Japanese art, religion, the imperial court, militarism, race, geography, and agriculture, and carefully analyzes the rich social, political, and economic life of Asia's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Scott Morton
ISBN: 0070434220 9780070434226
OCLC Number: 10849930
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Crowell, 1970. With a new chapter updating events to early 1984.
Description: x, 267 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Responsibility: W. Scott Morton.

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Here is an ideal one-volume introduction to the history and culture of Japan, stretching from her earliest known civilization (about 3000 B.C.) to the present. Delightfully written in a continuous narrative form, it traces the many aspects of Japanese art, religion, the imperial court, militarism, race, geography, and agriculture, and carefully analyzes the rich social, political, and economic life of Asia's wealthiest nation.

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