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A History of Writing in Japan

Christopher Seeley - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 243 pages
A survey of the development of writing systems in Japan, from the time of the earliest written records to the post-war period. It provides basic information on Japanese ...
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Kamikaze, Cherry Blossoms, and Nationalisms: The Militarization of ...

Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney - History - 2010 - 428 pages
Why did almost one thousand highly educated "student soldiers" volunteer to serve in Japan's tokkotai (kamikaze) operations near the end of World War II, even though Japan was ...
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Warriors of Japan: As Portrayed in the War Tales

H. Paul Varley - History - 1994 - 276 pages
The war tales (gunki-mono) of Japan recount the stories of warriors and their battles from the tenth century, when a warrior class first emerged in the provinces of Japan ...
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Rising Suns, Rising Daughters: Gender, Class and Power in Japan

Joanne Liddle, Sachiko Nakajimo - History - 2000 - 341 pages
"Japan has been a colonial power and has also been subject to early forms of colonisation, has been both an ally and an enemy of the west, and has moved from an inward-looking ...
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