Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II
A foremost historian examines Japan in the immediate, shattering aftermath of World War II, giving readers the rich and turbulent interplay between West and East, the victor and the vanquished, in a way never before attempted. 75 illustrations.
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Review: Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War IIUser Review - Ebonique - Goodreads
I don't really understand the point of writing a book about the occupation without acknowledging/researching why the occupation was successful. It just seemed to drone on about how the Americans were ... Read full review
Review: Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War IIUser Review - Judith - Goodreads
This book gives a caleidoscopic and very thorough impression of Japanese society in the immediate aftermath of the war, as well as the details of the American occupation, right up to the mentality of ... Read full review