Prehistoric Japan: new perspectives on insular East Asia

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University of Hawaii Press, 1996 - History - 246 pages
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An illustrated introduction to the prehistory of Japan, treated in its own right and not as a minor part of East Asia in general.

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User Review  - Tom Brandt - Goodreads

This book has a very readable account of certain parts of prehistoric Japan. The book begins with the "Pre-ceramic or Paleolithic period" and proceeds through the Jomon period and further. The book ... Read full review


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Keiji Imamura is a Professor in the Department of Archaeology at the University of Tokyo.

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