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TOP > Publications > Books on Japan > 2017.Jan~Mar History. Geography

2017.Jan~Mar History. Geography

As of Apr.25, 2017

History. Geography


History. Archeology. Geography. Ethnology
Druga strana meseca : zapisi o Japanu ; Antropologija i problemi modernog sveta / Klod Levi-Stros ; prevela sa francuskog Slavica Miletić. -- Beograd : Biblioteke XX vek : Knjižara Krug, 2013. -- 215 pages ; 17 cm. -- (Biblioteka XX vek ; 212)
ISBN 9788675621201
GB63-B330
Japan
Боевые холопы Ямато, или, Как самураи родную землю защищали / Вольфганг Акунов. -- [Москва] : Издательство «Мироздание», 2016. -- 254 pages ; 22 cm
ISBN 9785990729360 ; 5990729367
GB75-B74
Русско-японская война 1904-1905 гг. : секретные операции на суше и на море / Д.Б. Павлов. -- Москва : Центр гуманитарных инициатив, 2016. -- 511 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 22 cm
ISBN 9785805502959 ; 580550295X
GB441-B138
Aso : Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft eines Wiener Forschungsprojekts zum ländlichen Japan / herausgegeben von Ralph Lützeler und Wolfram Manzenreiter. -- Wien : Abteilung für Japanologie des Instituts für Ostasienwissenschaften, Universität Wien, 2016. -- 207 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9783900362287 ; 3900362289
GC281-B1
Australia 1942 : in the shadow of war / edited by Peter J. Dean. -- Melbourne, Australia : Cambridge University Press, 2013 ; , ©2013. -- xxiii, 248 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Australia in 1942: Australia in 1942 : a pivotal year? / David Horner -- Relations, politics and the home front: World wars and the anticipation of conflict : the impact on long-established Australian Japanese relations 1905-1943 / Pam Oliver. The overlooked mission : Australia and home defence / Albert Palazzo. The home front and the American presence in 1942 / Kate Darian-Smith. The 'dangers and problems unprecendented and unpredictable' : the Curtin government's response to the threat / Ross McMullin -- Australia under threat: The Japanese Army's 'unplanned' South Pacific campaign / Hiroyuki Shindo. Japanese strategy and intentions toward Australia / Steve Bullard. The air raids on Darwin, 19 February 1942 : image and reality / Alan Powell -- The war on Australia's doorstep: Vanquished but defiant, victorious but divided : the RAAF in the Pacific 1942 / Mark Johnston. The war at sea : on, above and below the waves / Ian Pfennigwerth. On Australia's doorstep : Kokoda and Milne Bay / Karl James. Anzacs and Yanks : US and Australian operations at the beachhead battles / Peter J. Dean. Conclusion: 1942 in reflection
ISBN 9781107032279 ; 110703227X
GB531-B271
Australia 1944-45 : victory In the Pacific / edited by Peter J. Dean. -- Port Melbourne, VIC : Cambridge University Press, 2016. -- xxvi, 359 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9781107083462 ; 110708346X
GB541-B211
Countdown to Pearl Harbor : the twelve days to the attack / Steve Twomey. -- First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition. -- New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016 ; , ©2016. -- xiv, 365 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface: the boys at Opana -- An end, a beginning -- Hitokappu's secret -- The Admiral Chief of the Pacific Fleet -- Betty -- It doesn't mean us -- Machine gun short -- Ambassador Joe and President Frank -- Their mail, opened and read -- The talents of Nippon -- The ships that were not there -- The smoke of secrets -- A time to look -- Out of their depth -- Your Majesty -- Dinner at the Halekulani -- From the vacant sea
ISBN 9781476776460 ; 1476776466
GB531-B269
Deshima = = 出島 / by Charlie Ailion. -- Kobe, : Charlie Ailion, 1944. -- 55p ; 20cm
GC276-B5
Divergent memories : opinion leaders and the Asia-Pacific War / Gi-Wook Shin and Daniel Sneider. -- Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]. -- x, 356 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Historical memory, national identity, and international relations -- Fashioning a patriotic narrative in contemporary China -- Confronting collaboration in Korea -- Multiple memories of war in post-war Japan -- The uncomfortable war : the Pacific War in American memory -- Japanese colonial rule, forced labor, and comfort women -- The Sino-Japanese War and Japanese war crimes -- The war in the Pacific -- The atomic bombings of Japan -- The United States and postwar settlements -- Toward historical reconciliation in the Asia-Pacific
ISBN 9780804798891 ; 0804798893 ; 9780804799706 ; 0804799709
GB531-B270
Druga strana meseca : zapisi o Japanu ; Antropologija i problemi modernog sveta / Klod Levi-Stros ; prevela sa francuskog Slavica Miletić. -- Beograd : Biblioteke XX vek : Knjižara Krug, 2013. -- 215 pages ; 17 cm. -- (Biblioteka XX vek ; 212)
ISBN 9788675621201
GB63-B330
Enjoying Shizuoka : a practical guide to Shizuoka Prefecture. -- Shizuoka : The Shizuoka Association for International Relations, [19--]. -- 52p ; 26cm + 地図 1枚
GC126-B2
Fallacies in the allied nations' historical perception as observed by a British journalist / Henry Scott Stokes. -- Lanham, Maryland : Hamilton Books, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, [2017] ; , ©2017. -- x, 125 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN 9780761868095 ; 0761868097 ; 0761868097
GB641-B178
Guadalcanal : the American Campaign against Japan in WWII / Jon Diamond. -- Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, [2016]. -- iv, 204 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: South Pacific overview -- Terrain -- American and Japanese commanders during the Guadalcanal campaign -- The American landings and the Japanese response -- The Marine struggle for Guadalcanal : autumn 1942 -- The Army and 2nd Marine Division take over -- Epilogue
ISBN 9780811716260 ; 0811716260
GB541-B210
Hell from the heavens : the epic story of the USS Laffey and World War II's greatest kamikaze attack / John F. Wukovits. -- Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 2015. -- xvii, 296 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. The Normandy training ground -- The formation of a crew -- Off Normandy's shores -- To the Pacific -- Part II. Into Pacific combat -- Kamikazes stage a terrifying introduction -- North from the Philippines -- Part III. Hell from the heavens -- First days at Okinawa -- The triumph of Laffey's gunners -- Agony on the afterdeck -- Defying the odds -- A lasting legacy
ISBN 9780306823244 ; 0306823241 ; 9780306824548 ; 030682454X
GB541-B213
Himeyuri Peace Museum : the guidebook / planned and written by Himeyuri Peace Museum. -- [糸満] : Himeyuri Peace Foundation, 2016.10. -- 68p ; 21×21cm
GB541-B212
Homecomings : the belated return of Japan's lost soldiers / Yoshikuni Igarashi. -- New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]. -- viii, 302 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Life after the war: former servicemen in postwar Japanese film -- The story of a man who was not allowed to come home: Gomikawa Junpei and the human condition (ningen no joken) -- Longing for home: Japanese POWs in Soviet captivity and their repatriation -- "No denunciation": Ishihara Yoshiro's Soviet internment experiences -- Lost and found in the South Pacific: postwar Japan's mania over Yokoi Shoichi's return -- Rescued from the past: Onoda Hiro'o's endless war -- The homecoming of the "last Japanese soldier"
ISBN 9780231177702 ; 0231177704
GB561-B88
Horikazu : traditional tattoo in Japan : lifework of the tattoo master from Asakusa in Tokyo / Martin Hladik. -- Germany : Edition Reuss, [2012?]. -- 492 pages ; 30 cm
ISBN 9783943105100 ; 3943105105
GD68-B18
The Japan of today.1961. -- [東京] : Public Information and Cultural Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, c1961. -- 74p ; 25cm
1961.
GB571-B116
Japanese civilization in the 21st century / Andrew Targowski, Juri Abe and Hisanori Kato, editors. -- Hauppauge, New York : Nova Publishers, [2016]. -- viii, 267 pages ; 26 cm. -- (Focus on civilizations and cultures)
ISBN 9781634855983
GB581-B44
Japanese post-war perception of their war responsibility / by Bu Ping. -- [Beijing, China] : China Intercontinental Press, 2015. -- 505 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9787508532110(eng)
GB561-B87
Japanese studies in Britain : a survey and history / edited by Hugh Cortazzi and Peter Kornicki. -- Folkstone, Kent : Renaissance Books, 2016. -- xxviii, 319 pages ; 22 cm
ISBN 9781898823582 ; 1898823588
GB63-B329
Japanische Zauberfüchse zwischen Bits und Bytes : wie viel narratives Erbe steckt in Videospielen? / Florian Schütz ; herausgegeben von Siegrid Düll ; mit einem Vorwort von Sabine Winker-Piepho. -- Berlin : Lit, [2016]. -- x, 120 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9783643135148 ; 3643135149
GD38-B23
Japon, l'archipel du sens / Michael Lucken. -- [Paris] : Perrin, [2016]. -- 213 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9782262064211 ; 2262064210
GB63-B328
Japonais et Japonaises : dans l'atelier photographique de Felice Beato à Yokohama, Musée d'art moderne et contemporain de Strasbourg. -- [Strasbourg] : Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg, [2016] ; , ©2015. -- 1 volume (unpaged) ; 35 cm. -- (Le cabinet de l'amateur, ISSN 2431-6407 ; no 12)
ISBN 9782351251423 ; 2351251423
YP51-B451
Kyoto. -- Tokyo : JTB Publishing, 2016.10. -- 145, 23p ; 26cm. -- (JTBのMOOK = OMOTENASHI Travel Guide)
ISBN 978-4-533-11471-7
GC156-B25
Legacies of the U.S. occupation of Japan : appraisals after sixty years / edited by Rosa Caroli and Duccio Basosi. -- Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014. -- xxiii, 207 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Japan and the US: an odd couple / Ronald Dore -- Reconciling Asianism with bilateralism; Japan and the East Asia Summit / Noemi Lanna -- The emperor and kissing: Japanese cinema under the American occupation censorship / Kyoko Hirano -- Towards the emergence of mass fashion in post-war Japan: assessing the nature and the extent of the American influence / Federica Carlotto -- In the realm of signs: hybridism in Japanese everyday life / Roberta Novielli -- The American occupation and municipal identity: two towns in western Tokyo / Michael Molasky -- Occupier, occupied: the double reality of Japanese identify after World War II / Marcello Flores -- Quoting the past: Shinoda’s MacArthur’s Children / Eugenio De Angelis -- The other occupation of Japan: the case of Okinawa / Rosa Caroli -- Love among the ruins: American fictions of occupied Japan in the 1950s / Alide Cagidemetrio -- Sayomora, teahouse of the August moon, and the Cold War re-“opening’ of Japan / Alan Nadel -- Neoconservative fantasies and the Japanese analogy / Federico Romero -- The U. S. occupation of Japan: a transnational perspective / Akira Iriye -- Redeemer Nation/Remedy Nation: American studies and military occupation / George Blaustein -- Occupation, Americanization, westernization: lessons from the German case? / Giovanni Bernardini
ISBN 1443871974 ; 9781443871976
GB566-B49
Long trek to India and freedom : daring escape by three Indian army officers from Japanese POW camp / by Jasbir Singh. -- New Delhi, india : Vij Books India Pvt Ltd, 2014. -- xx, 127 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9789382652250
GB554-B402
Maiko no hikari : apprenties geishas = 舞妓の光 / Régis Defurnaux. -- [Marseille] : Le Bec en l'air, [2016]. -- 1 volume (unpaged) ; 29 cm
ISBN 9782367440996 ; 2367440999
GD5-B44
Mediated by gifts : politics and society in Japan, 1350-1850 / edited by Martha Chaiklin. -- Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2017]. -- xiv, 252 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction / Martha Chaiklin -- Unexpected paths: gift giving and the Nara excursions of the Muromachi shoguns / Kaneko Hiraku, translated by Lee Butler -- Gifts for the emperor: signposts of continuity and change in Japan's fifteenth and sixteenth centuries / Lee Butler -- Physician Yamashina Tokitsune's healing gifts / Andrew Edmund Goble -- Tokugawa Tsunayoshi and the formation of Edo Castle: rituals of giving / Cecilia Segawa Seigle -- Mitsui Echigoya's gifts to the Tokugawa Shogunate / Ozawa Emiko, translated by Lee Butler -- Travel and gift exchange in nineteenth-century Japan / Laura Nenzi -- Gift exchange and reciprocity: understanding antiquarian/ethnographic communities within and beyond Tokugawa borders / Margarita Winkel
ISBN 9789004335158 ; 9004335153
GB97-B23
Meiji Japan as western women saw it : a bibliographic companion / edited and introduced by Ronald D. Klein. -- Tokyo : Eureka Press, 2016. -- 335p ; 27cm. -- (Victorian lady travellers in Asia)
ISBN 978-4-902454-93-2
GB63-B327
Minato City sightseeing guidebook. -- Tokyo : The Industrial Promotion Division, Minato City, 2016.10. -- 47p ; 21cm
GC67-B58
Ōsaka archaeology / Richard Pearson. -- Oxford : Archaeopress Publishing Ltd., [2016] ; , ©2016. -- viii, 137 pages ; 30 cm
Contents: Ōsaka archaeology -- The environment of the Ōsaka area and its changes -- Early hunter gatherers: the Palaeolithic and Jōmon periods (ca. 20,000 BC to 950 BC) -- The expansion of agrarian society, the Yayoi Period (950 BC to 240 AD) -- Consolidation of political power and trade; the Kofun period (240 to 600 AD) -- The Naniwa Port as a regional center; the Kodai (600 to 1185 AD) period -- Ōsaka as a commerical center; the Chūsei period (ca 1185 to 1603 AD) -- The beginnings of modern Ōsaka; the Kinsei period (ca 1603 to 1868 AD) -- Ōsaka's special features
ISBN 1784913758 ; 9781784913755
GC161-B4
Pearl Harbor : Japans Angriff und der Kriegseintritt der USA / Takuma Melber. -- Originalausgabe. -- München : C.H. Beck, [2016]. -- 223 pages ; 21 cm
ISBN 9783406698187 ; 3406698182
GB531-B268
Prompt and utter destruction : Truman and the use of atomic bombs against Japan / J. Samuel Walker. -- Third edition. -- Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016] ; , ©2016. -- xvi, 142 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 146962897X ; 9781469628974
GB531-B272
Raportoj el Japanio = = 日本からの報告.17 / verkis: Hori Jasuo. -- Maebaŝi : Eldonejo Horizonto, 2014.6. -- 285p ; 21cm
17. Aprilo 2013-Marto 2014Katastrofo de Japanio en la tria jaro = 東日本大震災3年目.
Contents: Katastrofo de Japanio en la tria jaro = 東日本大震災3年目
ISBN 978-4-939088-21-6
GB641-B181
Raportoj el Japanio = = 日本からの報告.18 / verkis: Hori Jasuo. -- Maebaŝi : Eldonejo Horizonto, 2015.6. -- 269p ; 21cm
18. Marto 2014-Februaro 2015Katastrofo de Japanio en la kvara jaro = 東日本大震災4年目.
Contents: Katastrofo de Japanio en la kvara jaro = 東日本大震災4年目
ISBN 978-4-939088-24-7
GB641-B179
Raportoj el Japanio = = 日本からの報告.19 / verkis: Hori Jasuo. -- Maebaŝi : Eldonejo Horizonto, 2016.5. -- 269p ; 21cm
19. Marto 2015-Februaro 2016Katastrofo de Japanio en la kvina jaro = 東日本大震災5年目.
Contents: Katastrofo de Japanio en la kvina jaro = 東日本大震災5年目
ISBN 978-4-939088-28-5
GB641-B180
Rising sun, falling skies : the disastrous Java Sea campaign of World War II / Jeffrey R. Cox. -- Oxford, UK : Osprey Publishing, 2014. -- 487 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9781780967264 ; 1780967268 ; 9781472808332 ; 9781472808349
GB547-B88
S duší Japonky / Denisa Ogino, Katarína Kopcsányi. -- Vydání první. -- Praha : Motto, 2016. -- 220 pages ; 19 cm
ISBN 9788026706809 ; 8026706803
GB641-B176
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story / Caren Stelson. -- Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2016]. -- 144 pages ; 27 cm
Contents: August 1945. Home in Nagasaki -- May-August 1945. Evacuation -- August 6, 1945. An ordinary day -- August 9, 1945. Unspeakable seconds -- August 9, 1945. The end of the world -- August 9-11, 1945. Mizu -- August 12-15, 1945. "Enduring the unendurable" -- August 15-Mid-September 1945. Two brothers -- Mid-September 1945-Late March 1946. Miracle -- Spring 1946. A new beginning -- April-December 1946. School -- December 1947. Searching for hope -- February 1, 1948. A seed for the future -- April 1948. Standing up to the bullies -- October 1948. Another seed for the future -- 1949-1954. Misa and the orphans of war -- 1955-1961. Father -- 1961-1962. Sachiko -- 1962. A path to peace -- 1963-1968. "The World House" -- 1968-1992. Cicada years -- August 1995. Sachiko's fiftieth anniversary
ISBN 9781467789035 ; 1467789038
GB554-B401
SOMPO GUIDE TOKYO : Have a safe trip / 翔泳社トラベルガイド編集部 著. -- [東京] : Shoeisha, 2017.2. -- 207p ; 19cm
ISBN 978-4-7981-4808-3
GC65-B51
Social commentary on state and society in modern Japan / Yoneyuki Sugita, editor. -- Singapore : Springer, [2016]. -- xi, 181 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN 9789811023941 ; 9789811023958 ; 9811023956
GB411-B85
Staged seduction : selling dreams in a Tokyo host club / Akiko Takeyama. -- Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]. -- xviii, 225 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : promise of the future -- The consumable city -- Commodified romance -- Entrepreneurial attraction -- Feminine restoration -- The art of seduction -- Conclusion : affect economy
ISBN 9780804791243 ; 9780804798549
GB581-B43
Storm over Leyte : the Philippine invasion and the destruction of the Japanese Navy / John Prados. -- New York, New York : NAL Caliber, [2016]. -- 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
Contents: All in -- The lowdown -- Breakthrough and exploitation -- Best-laid plans -- Destroy the invading enemy -- MacArthur returns, Sho unleashed -- "With confidence in heavenly guidance, the entire force will attach!" -- The First Team versus the Rising Sun -- Tallyho ... carriers! -- "Close and attack enemy carriers!" -- Sea fights and shipwrecks
ISBN 9780451473615 ; 0451473612
GB547-B90
There's a god for that : optimism in the face of earthquakes, tsunamis and meltdowns / Joseph Honton. -- Sebastopol, California : Frankalmoigne, [2012]. -- xiv, 168 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9780985642303 ; 0985642300
GB648-B276
Tokyo. -- Tokyo : JTB Publishing, 2016.10. -- 1冊 ; 26cm. -- (JTBのMOOK = OMOTENASHI Travel Guide)
ISBN 978-4-533-11470-0
GC67-B59
Understanding Japaneseness : a fresh look at Nipponjinron through "maternal-filial affection" / Kosuke Nishitani ; edited by Michael J. Sherrill. -- Lanham, Maryland : Hamilton Books, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, [2016] ; , ©2016. -- xvii, 250 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9780761868217 ; 0761868216
GB61-B113
Welcome to Tokushima = = 徳島生活ガイドブック. -- 2nd edition. -- Tokushima : International Discussion Group Hiroba, 1991.11. -- 229p ; 26cm
GC243-B1
Within Changi's walls : a record of civilian internment in World War II / George L. Peet ; edited and with an introduction by Emma G. Peet. -- Singapore : Marshall Cavendish Editions, [2011]. -- viii, 247 pages ; 22 cm
ISBN 9789814328852 ; 9814328855
GB554-B403
Zerrissenes Bewusstsein : der Intellektuellendiskurs im modernen Japan / Simone Müller. -- Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, [2016]. -- xii, 702 pages ; 24 cm. -- (Welten Ostasiens = Worlds of East Asia = Mondes de l'Extrême-Orient, ISSN 1660-9131 ; Band 25)
ISBN 9783110455687
GB411-B86

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