all ebooks in category: Japanese History

Imperial Japanese Navy Antisubmarine Escorts 1941-45 (New Vanguard, Book 248)
English | July 27th, 2017 | ISBN: 1472818164 | 48 pages | EPUB | 16.79 MB

In 1941, the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) went to war with a marginal anti-submarine warfare (ASW) capability. This was a lamentable state of affairs for …

Imperial Japanese Navy Heavy Cruisers 1941–45 (New Vanguard, Book 176)
English | May 22nd, 2012 | ISBN: 1849081484 | 48 pages | EPUB | 8.14 MB

Designed with little more than a passing nod to the international naval treaties of the inter-war period, the Imperial Japanese Navy's heavy cruisers were fast …

«Child-life in Japan and Japanese Child Stories (Illustrated) (Golden Deer Classics)» by Matilda Chaplin Ayrton
English | ISBN: 9782291046387 | EPUB | 2.7 MB

CONTENTS: 1. Seven Scenes Of Child-Life In Japan 2. First Month 3. The Chrysanthemum Show 4. Fishsave 5. The Filial Girl 6. The Parsley Queen …

«The War Below: The Story of Three Submarines That Battled Japan» by James Scott
English | ISBN: 9781439176856 | EPUB | 4.3 MB

“Beautifully researched and masterfully told” (Alex Kershaw, New York Times bestselling author of Escape from the Deep), this is the riveting story of the heroic …

Japan (Polity Histories)
English | February 2nd, 2019 | ISBN: 1509525459, 1509525440 | 160 pages | EPUB | 0.38 MB

Japan, anchored by its traditions, transformed by American post-war Occupation, and globally recognized for its technological innovations, manufacturing prowess, and pop culture, faces powerful challenges …

Pan-Asianism and Japan's War 1931-1945
English | ISBN: 0230601030 | 2008 | 290 pages | PDF | 1185 KB

The book explores the critical importance of Pan-Asianism in Japanese imperialism. Pan-Asianism was a cultural as well as political ideology that promoted Asian unity and …

«Tokugawa Religion» by Robert N. Bellah
English | ISBN: 9781439119020 | EPUB | 1.3 MB

Robert N. Bellah's classic study, Tokugawa Religion does for Japan what Max Weber's The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism did for the West. …

Strong in the Rain: Surviving Japan's Earthquake, Tsunami, and Fukushima Nuclear Disaster (repost)
English | ISBN: 0230341861 | 2012 | EPUB | 256 pages | 1 MB

Blending history, science, and gripping storytelling, Strong in the Rain brings the 9.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Japan in 2011 and its immediate aftermath to …

In the Cauldron: Terror, Tension, and the American Ambassador's Struggle to Avoid Pearl
English | November 5th, 2019 | ISBN: 1621576310 | 438 pages | EPUB | 11.81 MB

This is not just another book about Pearl Harbor. It is the story of Joseph Grew, America's ambassador to Japan, and his frantic effort in …

Becoming Japanese: Colonial Taiwan and the Politics of Identity Formation
English | ISBN: 0520225511, 0520225538 | 280 pages | EPUB | June 18, 2001 | 7.46 Mb

In 1895 Japan acquired Taiwan as its first formal colony after a resounding victory in the Sino-Japanese war. For the next fifty years, Japanese rule …