Hirohito and His Times

Hirohito and His Times

A Japanese Perspective

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Baker & Taylor
Traces the life of the Japanese Emperor, discusses his changing role in Japanese politics, and includes reminiscences from close associates

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Non-scholarly biography of the late emperor (d. January 7, 1989) was originally written for a Japanese audience and (now translated into English) emphasizes the relationship between the emperor and his subjects before, during and after WWII. Acidic paper. Distributed in the US through Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Kodansha International, 1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780870119798
Branch Call Number: 920 HIROHITO
Characteristics: xiv, 216 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.


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