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Image for This is Japan 1966 [Number 13]

This is Japan 1966 [Number 13]

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Asahi Shimbun Publishing Company: 1965

Seller ID: 05883


Some small pinhole marks and slight wear to spine. Slight wear at the tail of the spine. Slipcase in 1960s tie-dye painted cloth with paper labels on front, containing the title, and on the spine, containing the title and volume number. The spine label is barely starting to peel. Light wear with light, scattered spotting or foxing to the cloth. English language tourism magazine. Heavy oversized publication, 447 pages with Index of Advertisers. Numerous articles and photo... View more info

Image for Undermining the Japanese Miracle: Work and Conflict in a Coalmining Community

Undermining the Japanese Miracle: Work and Conflict in a Coalmining Community

By: Allen, Matthew

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06437


Light shelf wear and bumping. Clean copy. 290 pages, including Glossary, List of Abbreviations, Notes on Translation and Anonymity, Bibliographical Essay, Bibliography, List of Informants, and Index. Illustrated with black and white plates, maps, and figures (lists provided for each). An account of the coalminers of Chikuho, largely forgotten in the history of Japan's postwar industrialization efforts. Neglect of these miners by the coal companies and the Japanese govern... View more info

Image for Modern Japan: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Nationalism (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities)

Modern Japan: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Nationalism (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities)

By: Huffman, James L. (Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Garland Publishing Inc.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09674


[xxxiii] 316 pages including Introduction, Subject List, Chronology, Contributors, Maps, The Encyclopedia, and Index. Numerous illustrations. View more info

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Castles in Japan

By: Schmorleitz, Morton S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 02264


Owner stamp on half-title page. Light edge wear to jacket. 188 pages with Notes, Glossary, Bibliography, and Index. 50 illustrations, mostly black & white photographs. From the publisher: "Behind the glossy facade of modern Japan there survive remnants--some of them surprisingly well preserved--of the country's feudal past, of warlords and fighting samurai, of shoguns and sequestered emperors, of princes and peasants. This book vividly presents the castles of Japan, ... View more info