Historical Dictionary of Prewar Japan PDF ePub eBook

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Historical Dictionary of Prewar Japan free pdf The Historical Dictionary of Prewar Japan spans the entire period from the earliest evidence of human habitation in Japan through to the end of the Pacific War. It includes substantial topics such as cultural and literary history, with entries ranging from aesthetics to various genres of writing. Other branches of history also feature, such as economic history, industrial history, political history, and so forth. And of course there are the makers of Japanese history, ranging from emperors and shoguns to politicians and extremists - as well as foreign arrivals. The early history of Japan is told through a detailed chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, an extensive bibliography, and over 800 cross-referenced dictionary entries on important people, organizations, activities, and events. The Historical Dictionary of Prewar Japan will appeal to both academics and the general public who have an interest in Japan, particularly those who want reliable information quickly and easily.

About Kenneth G. Henshall

Kenneth G. Henshall is professor of Japanese studies at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. He has published widely on Japan's history, literature, and script, and his A History of Japan: From Stone Age to Superpower has been translated into more than a dozen languages.

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Author : Kenneth G. Henshall
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
Data Published : 01 January 2014
ISBN : 0810878712
EAN : 9780810878716
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 624 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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