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By Conrad Totman

ISBN-10: 1405123591

ISBN-13: 9781405123594

ISBN-10: 1557860769

ISBN-13: 9781557860767

this is often an up-to-date version of Conrad Totman’s authoritative historical past of Japan from c.8000 BC to the current day.

  • The first version was once commonly praised for combining sophistication and accessibility.
  • Covers quite a lot of topics, together with geology, weather, agriculture, govt and politics, tradition, literature, media, international family, imperialism, and industrialism.
  • Updated to incorporate an epilogue on Japan this present day and tomorrow.
  • Now comprises extra on girls in historical past and extra on overseas relations.
  • Bibliographical listings were up-to-date and enlarged.

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