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The Resource Emperor Hirohito and Shōwa Japan : a political biography, Stephen S. Large

Emperor Hirohito and Shōwa Japan : a political biography, Stephen S. Large

Label
Emperor Hirohito and Shōwa Japan : a political biography
Title
Emperor Hirohito and Shōwa Japan
Title remainder
a political biography
Statement of responsibility
Stephen S. Large
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"At last a sound, readable, well-researched and balanced book about the late Emperor has been produced ... It should be a standard work for all students of the Showa period"--Sir Hugh Cortazzi
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Large, Stephen S
Dewey number
952.03/3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese studies series
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  • Hirohito
  • Japan
Label
Emperor Hirohito and Shōwa Japan : a political biography, Stephen S. Large
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The making of the Shōwa Emperor -- Japanese aggression and the limits of imperial influence, 1926-1933 -- The challenge of Shōwa Restoration radicalism, 1931-1937 -- The Emperor and war, 1937-1940 -- World war and the imperial will, 1941-1945 -- The Emperor and the Occupation, 1945-1952 -- The politics of imperial symbolism, 1952-1970 -- The Emperor and the imperial institution in late Shōwa Japan, 1970-1989 -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm52419479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203404829
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52419479
Label
Emperor Hirohito and Shōwa Japan : a political biography, Stephen S. Large
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The making of the Shōwa Emperor -- Japanese aggression and the limits of imperial influence, 1926-1933 -- The challenge of Shōwa Restoration radicalism, 1931-1937 -- The Emperor and war, 1937-1940 -- World war and the imperial will, 1941-1945 -- The Emperor and the Occupation, 1945-1952 -- The politics of imperial symbolism, 1952-1970 -- The Emperor and the imperial institution in late Shōwa Japan, 1970-1989 -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm52419479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203404829
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52419479

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