Japanese culture: a short history

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Praeger, Jan 1, 1977 - History - 282 pages
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User Review  - Randolph Camp - Goodreads

I read this book on the Japanese people and their culture back in Junior High School. It gave me a great insight into their world. Read full review

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User Review  - OsakaMark - Goodreads

Reads like a textbook - a great textbook. Covers an enormous amount of material (culture and history) briefly and lucidly. Often I wanted more . . . but it's a textbook. Highly recommended. Read full review

Contents

The Emergence of Japanese Civilization
3
The Introduction of Buddhism
11
The Court at Its Zenith
32
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About the author (1977)

Varley is emeritus professor at Columbia University and Sen Soshitsu XV Professor of Japanese Cultural History at the University of Hawai'i.

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