Hirohito: Behind the Myth

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Hamish Hamilton, Jan 1, 1989 - Emperors - 486 pages
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User Review  - Guillermo - Goodreads

The book 'Hirohito behind the Myth' is an incredible biography of the great emperor Hirohito. Hirohito's story begins in his early days as a young boy as he finds himself constantly being isolated ... Read full review

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User Review  - Erik Graff - Goodreads

Much more critical of its subject than Mosley's Hirohito, Behr's biography adduces arguments that Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, bears substantial responsibility both for the rise of the right-wing military clique which ruled Japan and the wars they brought upon their country. Read full review


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