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The Rising Sun

The Rising Sun

by John Toland

John Toland was one of the most widely read military historians of the twentieth century. His many books include The Last 100 Days; Ships in the Sky; Battle: The Story of the Bulge; But Not in Shame; Adolf Hitler; and No Man’s Land. Originally from Wisconsin, he lived in Connecticut for many years with his wife.
The Chrysanthemum and The Sword

The Chrysanthemum and The Sword

by Ruth Benedict

The Chrysanthemum and the Sword: Patterns of Japanese Culture is an influential study of Japan by Ruth Benedict written at the invitation of the Office of War Information in order to understand and predict the behavior of the Japanese in World War II by reference to a series of contradictions in traditional culture.
Hirohito and The Making Of Modern Japan

Hirohito and The Making Of Modern Japan

by Herbert P Bix

Winner of the Pulitzer PrizeIn this groundbreaking biography of the Japanese emperor Hirohito, Herbert P. Bix offers the first complete, unvarnished look at the enigmatic leader whose sixty-three-year reign ushered Japan into the modern world. Never before has the full life of this controversial figure been revealed with such clarity and vividness. Bix shows what it was like to be trained from birth for a lone position at the apex of the nation's political hierarchy and as a revered symbol of divine... Read more
Arts Of Asia

Arts Of Asia

by Tuyet Nguyet

Recipes

Recipes

by Time Life Books

Haiku

Haiku

by R H Blyth

Japanese Art

Japanese Art

by Joan Stanley-Baker

A History Of Japan

A History Of Japan

by George Sansom

The Japanese Sword

The Japanese Sword

by Kanzan Sato

A Handbook Of Modern Japan

A Handbook Of Modern Japan

by Ernest W Clement

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Embracing Defeat

by John W Dower

Drawing on a vast range of sources, from manga comics to MacArthur's report to Congress, this monumental new work by America's foremost historian of modern Japan traces the impact of defeat and reconstruction on every aspect of Japan's national life. Alongside the familiar story of economic resurgence, Dower examines how the nation as a whole reacted to the contradictory experiences of humiliation at the hands of a foreign power and liberation from the demands of a suicidal nationalism. The result is a... Read more
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Recipes

by Time-Life Books

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Meeting With Japan

by Fosco Maraini

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The Kimono Mind

by Bernard Rudofsky

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Japan's Imperial Conspiracy

by David Bergamini

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The Enigma Of Japanese Power

by Karel Van Wolferen

Japan Books & Ephemera

The World Of the Shining Prince

The World Of the Shining Prince

by Morris, Ivan

Ivan Morris studied Japanese language and culture at Harvard University while serving in the Intelligence Section of the U.S. Navy Reserves. After receiving his Ph.D. from the University of London in 1951, he worked for the Far East Section of the BBC as well as for the Japan and Pacific departments of the British Foreign Office. He lived in Tokyo for several years, writing, lecturing, and teaching. In 1960 he joined what would later be renamed the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at... Read more
Japanese Mind

Japanese Mind

by Christopher, Robert C

Nara Buddhist Art

Nara Buddhist Art

by Kobayashi, Takeshi

Secrets Kendo

Secrets Kendo

by Yuhiroshi, Hotta

Fine with no dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. 4884581164 . Hardcover. FINE condition in a Very Good Plus Slipcase. 1985. Japanese language publication. 282 pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 282 pages .
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$95.00
THE ART OF THE JAPANESE SCREEN

THE ART OF THE JAPANESE SCREEN

by Grilli, Elise

Japan - Art. Grilli, Elise. THE ART OF THE JAPANESE SCREEN. Weatherill/Bijutsu, NY & Tokyo, 1971 (2d Printing). Folio, silk brocade cloth, DJ, 276pp., 54 mounted coloured plates & more than 100 b/w illustrations. A major reference. Fine, DJ has some nicks and a short tear at the top of the spine.
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$95.00
A VINDICATION OF THE DECORATED POTTERY OF JAPAN

A VINDICATION OF THE DECORATED POTTERY OF JAPAN

by Bowes, James L

1891. Art - Japanese. A VINDICATION OF THE DECORATED POTTERY OF JAPAN by James L. Bowes. Privately printed, 1891. 4to., 64pp., illustrated. A polemic work, in response to a review he found offensive, of his book on Japanese pottery. This book responds point-by-point to the criticism. Esoteric; for the cognoscenti only! VG, with a few small, breaks in the paper at the spine ends.
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$50.00
Letters from Sachiko: A Japanese Woman's View of Life in the Land of the Economic Miracle

Letters from Sachiko: A Japanese Woman's View of Life in the Land of the Economic Miracle

by Trager, James

1982-10-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$79.17
The Making of Modern Japan

The Making of Modern Japan

by Marius B. Jansen

2002-04-04. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$166.66
Kendo

Kendo

by Shuzo, Misuhashi

Fine with no dust jacket. 1972. Hardcover. 4469260126 . Hardcover. FINE condition in a Very Good Plus slipcase. 1972. Japanese language publication. 383 pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 383 pages .
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$150.00
The Rising Sun: The Decline and Fall of the Japanese Empire, 1936-1945 (Modern Library War)

The Rising Sun: The Decline and Fall of the Japanese Empire, 1936-1945 (Modern Library War)

by John Toland

2003-04-04. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$41.66
The World of the Shining Prince: Court Life in Ancient Japan (Kodansha Globe)

The World of the Shining Prince: Court Life in Ancient Japan (Kodansha Globe)

by Ivan Morris

1994-04-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$115.69
Japan - An Attempt At Interpretation

Japan - An Attempt At Interpretation

by Lafcadio Hearn

2014-10-30. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$117.57
Japan Experiences - Fifty Years, One Hundred Views: Post-War Japan Through British Eyes (Japan Library)

Japan Experiences - Fifty Years, One Hundred Views: Post-War Japan Through British Eyes (Japan Library)

by Hugh Cortazzi

2001-03-09. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$286.28
Thunder Gods: The Kamikaze Pilots Tell Their Story

Thunder Gods: The Kamikaze Pilots Tell Their Story

by Naito, Hatsuho

Kodansha Amer Inc, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.
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$10.00
Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II

Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II

by John W. Dower

2012-09-04. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$126.01
Japan's New Middle Class

Japan's New Middle Class

by Ezra F. Vogel

Paperback / softback. New.
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£35.36
The Mikado's Empire: A History of Japan from the Age of Gods to the Meiji Era (660 BC - AD 1872) (Stone Bridge Classics)

The Mikado's Empire: A History of Japan from the Age of Gods to the Meiji Era (660 BC - AD 1872) (Stone Bridge Classics)

by William Elliot Griffis

2007-02-03. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$166.66
Akina Nakamori (Picture Program)

Akina Nakamori (Picture Program)

Kindaieiga-Sha. Very Good. 1982. Soft Cover. VG: A Very Good condition quarto softcover. Cover creased and flower pedal piece stuck inside front cover. 1980s Japanese pop music and actress sensation. ***See Our Copy***; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall .
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$45.00
Strengthen the Country and Enrich the People: The Reform Writings of Ma Jianzhong (Durham East Asia Series)

Strengthen the Country and Enrich the People: The Reform Writings of Ma Jianzhong (Durham East Asia Series)

by Paul Bailey

1998-01-13. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$176.01
THE ART OF JAPAN

THE ART OF JAPAN

by Ledoux, Louis V

1927. Art - Japanese. Ledoux, Louis V. THE ART OF JAPAN. Japan Society, NY, 1927. 8vp., cloth-backed boards, 85pp., tipped-on color frontis. VG
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$22.50
Masterpieces of Japanese Screen Painting: The American Collections

Masterpieces of Japanese Screen Painting: The American Collections

by Miyeko Murase

1990-02-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$199.66
Japan As Number One: Lessons for America

Japan As Number One: Lessons for America

by Vogel, Ezra F

1979-05-22. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$48.61
The Story of the Kimono

The Story of the Kimono

by Jill Liddell

NY: Dutton. Tall 4to. vii, 240pp., 220 color & b&w illus, diagrams. Appendixes, Notes, Bib., Index. Cloth, d.j. Black remainder mark, bottom edge, otherwise Fine/Fine.
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$38.50
Introducing Japan

Introducing Japan

by Donald Richie

1994-06-08. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$45.57
THE ART OF THE T'ANG POTTER

THE ART OF THE T'ANG POTTER

by Prodan, Mario

1961. Art-Asian. Prodan, Mario. THE ART OF THE T'ANG POTTER. Viking, NY, 1961. Lg. 4to., cloth, DJ, 186pp., 34 tipped-on color plates and 120 plates finely photographed in b/w. VG, DJ torn. Important study.
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$50.00
Japanese Legacy: Four Generations of Yoshida Family Artists

Japanese Legacy: Four Generations of Yoshida Family Artists

by Minneapolis Institute of Arts

2002-02-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$199.66
The Japanese Experience: A Short History of Japan (History of Civilisation)

The Japanese Experience: A Short History of Japan (History of Civilisation)

by W. G. Beasley

2000-03-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$108.33