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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 46 related to Secret Memoirs of the Shoguns: Isaac Titsingh and Japan, 1779-1822.   

Lafcadio Hearn's Japan: An Anthology of His Writings on the Country and Its ...

Lafcadio Hearn, Donald Richie - History - 1997 - 280 pages
Nearly one hundred years after his death, author, translator, and educator Lafcadio Hearn remains one of the best-known Westerners ever to make Japan his home. His prolific ...
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As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams: Recollections of a Woman in Eleventh ...

Sugawara no Takasue no Musume - History - 1971 - 153 pages
A Lady-in-waiting at a Heian court in medieval Japan records her personal feelings and reactions to social standards
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Peasant Uprisings in Japan: A Critical Anthology of Peasant Histories

Anne Walthall - History - 1991 - 268 pages
Combining translations of five peasant narratives with critical commentary on their provenance and implications for historical study, this book illuminates the life of the ...
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Japan's American Interlude

Kazuo Kawai - History - 1979 - 266 pages
How did the Japanese themselves respond to the American occupation? How were the sweeping reforms—political, social, and economic—of SCAP's program received? How permanent ...
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Revolution and Subjectivity in Postwar Japan

J. Victor Koschmann - History - 1996 - 293 pages
After World War II, Japanese intellectuals believed that world history was moving inexorably toward bourgeois democracy and then socialism. But who would be the agents—the ...
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Mirror of Modernity: Invented Traditions of Modern Japan

Stephen Vlastos - History - 1998 - 328 pages
This collection of essays challenges the notion that Japan's present cultural identity is the simple legacy of its pre-modern and insular past. Scholars examine "age-old ...
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Human Bullets: A Soldier's Story of Port Arthur

Tadayoshi Sakurai, Shigenobu ?kuma - History - 1999 - 269 pages
The impact of the Russo-Japanese War of 1904?5 was incalculable. It was the first victory by an Asian power over a European one since the Mongol invasions of the thirteenth ...
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Post-conflict Reconstruction in Japan, Republic of Korea, Vietnam, Cambodia ...

Nassrine Azimi, Matt Fuller, Hiroko Nakayama - History - 2003 - 324 pages
The International Conference on Post-Conflict Reconstruction held in November 2002 in Hiroshima brought together over fifty scholars. The aim of the conference was to examine ...
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