Low City, High City: Tokyo from Edo to the Earthquake

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Knopf, 1983 - Popular culture - 302 pages
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Presents a cultural history of Toyko, tracing transformations and preservations and East-West collisions, from the Meiji Restoration of 1867 to the Earthquake of 1923

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The End and the Beginning
Civilization and Enlightenment
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Seidensticker is professor emeritus of Japanese, Columbia University.

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