Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan

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Diane Publishing Company, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 800 pages
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User Review  - pbjwelch - LibraryThing

There are several excellent (lengthy) reviews of this book so there is no need to repeat their content, only repeat the conclusion from a fellow Goodreads member: "The American historian, Herbert Bix ... Read full review

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

Upon my first reading it struck me that Hirohito can be compared to the second Bush...both felt they had to do something their fathers failed to do...Also, they both used religious belief as a ... Read full review

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