Japan, past and present.

by Edwin O. Reischauer

Publisher: Knopf in New York

Written in English
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StatementForeword by Sir George Sansom
The Physical Object
Pagination292 p.
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14587934M

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This third edition of Dr. Reischauer's book brings up to date his lucid and authoritative history of Japan, first published after World War II.

From the origins of the Japanese people to the present, Dr. Reischauer, a leading American scholar born in Tokyo, omits nothing essential to an explanation of the rise, fall, and resurgence of this /5.

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