A history of Japan

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Free Press, 1974 - History - 334 pages
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User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Good overview but a little dated, the mid-90s are now twenty years old. Would be interesting to see the authors' take on the Japanese recession and the Fukushima disaster and Shinzo Abe's very nationalist policies. Read full review

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User Review  - Sean - Goodreads

Terrific summary. Led me to "Tale of Genji" considered the first "modern novel" and written 1,000 yrs ago my a Japanese courtesan. On my shelf to read. Plus sheds a little light on the mystery of ... Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER ONE Environment and Early Settlement
3
CHAPTER Two Yamato
9
CHAPTER THREE The Creation of a Unified State
21
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