By William M. Tsutsui
A spouse to eastern History offers an authoritative review of present debates and methods in the research of Japan’s history.
• Composed of 30 chapters written through a world team of scholars
• Combines conventional views with the newest scholarly concerns
• vitamins a chronological survey with specific thematic analyses
• offers stimulating interventions into person controversies
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