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EMBRACING DEFEAT: Japan in the Wake of World War II

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

An NBCC award winner and expert in the modern history of Japan, Dower (Massachusetts Inst. of Technology; Japan in War and Peace, 1994; War Without Mercy, 1986) absorbingly explains how American forces imposed a revolution from above in six years of occupation that transformed imperial Japan into a democracy. As WWII ended, Japan had lost three million dead, with many more wounded, starving ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

Sometimes I wish his writing was a little more thesis-driven, but none-the-less an excellent study of post-war Japan. Dower explains how the Japanese responded to, and likewise negotiated and ... Read full review

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