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Remembering the Second World War / edited by Patrick Finney. -- London ; New York : Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2018. -- xiii, 266 pages ; 24 cm. -- (Remembering the modern world)
Contents: Introduction / Patrick Finney -- Part I. National memory cultures? -- A nation united? The impossible memory of war and occupation in France / Margaret Atack -- Generation war and post-didactic memory: the Nazi past in contemporary Germany / Bill Niven -- Remembering and forgetting war and occupation in the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong and Taiwan / Edward Vickers -- Part II. Transnational transactions -- Isaac Fadoyebo's journey: remembering the British empire's Second World War / Patrick Finney -- The Soviet War Memorial in Vienna: geopolitics of memory and the new Russian diaspora in post-Cold War Europe / Tatiana Zhurzhenko -- Abolitionism in the history of the transnational "Justice for Comfort Women" movement in Japan and South Korea / Caroline Norma -- Part III. Local and sectional memories -- The treachery of memorials: beyond war remembrance in contemporary Okinawa / Gerald Figal -- The Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan: imperial, national and local remembrance / Joan Beaumont -- The memory of the Joop Westerweel resistance movement in Israel and the Netherlands / Joyce van de Bildt -- Part IV. Practices of remembrance -- A holy relic of war: the Soviet victory banner as artefact / Jeremy Hicks -- Experiencing and performing memory: Second World War videogames as a practice of remembrance / Eva Kingsepp -- Touching landscapes? Embodied experiences of holocaust tourism and memory / Tim Cole -- Afterword: entangled memories of the Second World War / Jie-Hyun Lim
ISBN 9781138808133 ; 9781138808140
GA82-B281
Japan
African American views of the Japanese : solidarity or sedition? / Reginald Kearney. -- Albany : State University of New York Press, [1998]. -- xxxiv, 201 pages ; 24 cm. -- (SUNY series, global conflict and peace education)
ISBN 0791439119 ; 0791439127
GB63-B336
Aufklärungen : Modernisierung in Europa und Ostasien / Karsten Kenklies, Kenji Imanishi (Hrsg.). -- München : Iudicium, [2016]. -- xvi, 162 pages ; 21 cm
ISBN 9783862054480 ; 3862054489
GB621-B15
A-bomb survivors and war victims speak out : the truth of the A-bombings and World War Ⅱ / edited by the Secretariat of the Shimonoseki A-bomb Exhibition. -- Shimonoseki : The Chosyu Newspaper, 2017.7. -- 146p ; 26cm
ISBN 978-4-9909603-2-2
GB554-B408
Beyond sightseeing : the ultimate guide to Japan / by Joe Okada. -- Maizuru : Joe (Itsuo) Okada, 2017.3. -- 106p ; 23cm
GB641-B187
Burma '44 : the battle that turned the war in the Far East / James Holland. -- London ; New York : Bantam Press, 2016. -- xxiv, 319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
ISBN 9780593075852 ; 0593075854 ; 9780593075869 ; 0593075862
GB541-B221
Canada's road to the Pacific War : intelligence, strategy, and the Far East crisis / Timothy Wilford. -- Vancouver : UBC Press, [2011]. -- xix, 286 pages ; 24 cm. -- (Studies in Canadian military history)
Contents: Introduction -- Prelude to War: Canada and the Pacific Powers, 1922-40 -- The Allied Web: Intelligence Networks in Canada before the Pacific War -- Developing a Far East Strategy, December 1940 to July 1941 -- Avoiding Confrontation with Japan: Diplomacy, Deterrence, and Hong Kong -- Reassessing the Far East Crisis after the Asset Freeze, August to October 1941 -- Guarding the Coast: Canadian Defence Strategy for the North Pacific -- Countdown to War: Negotiation and Mobilization, November 1941 -- The Coming of the Pacific War, December 1941 -- Conclusion: Canada's Response to the Pacific Challenge -- Glossary of Names -- Chronology of Events, 1922-42
ISBN 9780774821216 ; 9780774821223
GB531-B295
Clans and genealogy in ancient Japan : legends of ancestor worship / Masanobu Suzuki. -- London ; New York, NY : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2017. -- viii, 288 pages ; 25 cm. -- (Routledge-WIAS interdisciplinary studies ; 6)
Contents: Analytical method for genealogy and legend -- Structure and source manuscripts of Enchin Keizu -- Consciousness of the bloodline of the Inagi-no-Obito clan and Enchin -- Editing process and historical background of Amabe-uji Keizu -- Genealogical relationship of the Amane-no-Atai clan -- Legend of the Omiwa-no-Ason clan and the Eastern Expedition -- Legend of the Omiwa-no-Ason clan and diplomacy -- Conclusions and future prospects
ISBN 9781138282131
GB161-B13
Comercio y diplomacia entre Japón y Filipinas en la era Keichō (1596-1615) / Ubaldo Iaccarino. -- Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz Verlag, 2017. -- ix, 405 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN 9783447107631 ; 3447107634
GB327-B5
Cool Japan uncool : warum wir Japan lieben oder hassen / Rita Menge. -- Würzburg : Königshausen & Neumann, [2016]. -- 136 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN 9783826058172 ; 3826058178
GB63-B337
End of empire : 100 days in 1945 that changed Asia and the world / general editors, David P. Chandler, Robert Cribb and Li Narangoa. -- Copenhagen K, Denmark : NIAS Press, 2016. -- vi, 346 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9788776941833 ; 8776941833 ; 9788776941826 ; 8776941825
GB531-B290
Ennobling Japan's savage Northeast : Tōhoku as postwar thought, 1945-2011 / Nathan Hopson. -- Cambridge, Massachusetts : Published by the Harvard University Asia Center, 2017. -- xii, 362 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The moment: Hiraizumi, 1950 -- Japan's first colony and the "culture of resistance" -- Ennobling the Emishi -- Hiraizumi, the phoenix -- Tohoku studies as neo-Japanism-"Jomonism" and "Tohokugaku"
ISBN 9780674977006
GC11-B4
Escaping Japan : reflections on estrangement and exile in the twenty-first century / edited by Blai Guarné and Paul Hansen. -- Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018 ; , ©2018. -- xviii, 255 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9781138235243 ; 1138235245
GB581-B47
Great contributions : China and the world anti-fascist war / chief editor, Shen Qiang ; a work of the Museum of the War of Chinese People's Resistance Against Japanese Aggression = 伟大贡献 :中国与世界反法西斯战争 / 沈强, 中国人民抗日战争纪念馆編. -- First edition. -- Beijing, China : Foreign languages Press, 2015 ; , ©2015. -- 211 pages ; 29 cm
ISBN 9787119095943 ; 7119095943
GB531-B291
Hiroshima and Nagasaki:That We Never Forget : Hibakusha share their testimonies of survival / 創価学会青年部 編. -- Tokyo : Daisanbunmei-sha, 2017.9. -- 399p 図版16p ; 21cm
ISBN 978-4-476-06234-2
GB554-B409
How to learn? : Nippon/Japan as object, Nippon/Japan as method : acts of the 1st Symposium of the Hasekura League, University of Florence, Palazzo Marucelli-Fenzi, 29-30 October 2015 = 学びの作法 : 対象としてのニッポン、方法としてのニッポン / edited by Christopher Craig, Enrico Fongaro and Akihiro Ozaki. -- Milan : Mimesis International, [2017]. -- 323 pages ; 21 cm. -- (Hasekura League intercultural studies editions ; n. 1)
ISBN 8869770524 ; 9788869770524
GB61-B119
I visit Yenan : eye witness account of the communist-led liberated areas in north-west China / by Israel Epsptein. -- Beijing : Foreign Languages Press, 2003. -- x, 133 pages ; 24 cm. -- (Light on China)
ISBN 7119034642 ; 9787119034645
GB554-B411
Implacable foes : war in the Pacific, 1944-1945 / Waldo Heinrichs and Marc Gallicchio. -- New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, [2017]. -- xiii, 711 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 25 cm
Contents: Gaining momentum -- Moving ahead on New Guinea, April-July, 1944 -- The Marianas campaign, June-August, 1944 -- Accelerating the advance, August-October, 1944 -- Leyte to Manila, October, 1944-March, 1945 -- Iwo Jima, February-March, 1945 -- Recovering Luzon, February-June, 1945 -- Beyond human endurance: taking all of the Philippines, February-June, 1945 -- Okinawa, April-June, 1945 -- Two down and one to go: the home front, March-June, 1945 -- Between war and peace, June-July, 1945 -- Potsdam, July-August, 1945 -- Surrender at last, August, 1945
ISBN 9780190616755
GB541-B220
Japan at war 1931-45 : as the cherry blossom falls / David McCormack. -- [England] : Fonthill Media, 2016. -- 159 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
ISBN 9781781555453 ; 1781555451
GB531-B294
Japan's biological warfare in China : recording the unforgettable history, revealing the truth about biological warfare / by Yang Yanjun. -- Beijing, China : Foreign language press Co. Ltd, [2016]. -- 194 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN 9787119101651
GB531-B298
Kamikaze : to die for the Emperor / Peter C. Smith. -- Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword Aviation, 2014. -- ix, 237 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; 25 cm
Contents: The spirit of bushido? -- The kamikazes make their mark -- The rising tide -- A mauling at Mindoro -- Taking stock -- Trapped below decks -- The Tan 2 operation -- Okinawa the first phase -- Okinawa the second phase -- Two notable radar picket actions -- Okinawa - fight to the finish -- On to Japan? -- Reflections and reactions -- Learning the lessons
ISBN 9781781593134 ; 1781593132
GB551-B71
Kangzhan : guide to Chinese ground forces 1937-45 / Leland Ness with Bin Shih. -- Solihull, West Midlands, England : Helion & Company, [2016] ; , ©2016. -- 576 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN 9781910294420 ; 191029442X
GB531-B289
Kulturkontakte : Szenen und Modelle in deutsch-japanischen Kontexten / Yuichi Kimura, Thomas Pekar (Hg.) ; (unter Mitarbeit von Mechthild Duppel-Takayama). -- Bielefeld : Transcript, [2015]. -- 368 pages ; 23 cm. -- (Edition Kulturwissenschaft ; Band 43)
ISBN 9783837627398 ; 383762739X
GB73-B27
Let's take a stroll around Koishikawa and Zoshigaya! : Tokyo heritage week. -- Tokyo : Management Section, Community Education Support Division, Tokyo Metropolitan Office of Education, 2017.9. -- 14p ; 21×10cm
GC67-B63
Let's take a stroll around North Tama! : Tokyo heritage week. -- Tokyo : Management Section, Community Education Support Division, Tokyo Metropolitan Office of Education, 2017.9. -- 18p ; 21×10cm
GC69-B5
Magnificent Minamata / planning and supervision by Minamata City Office, Kumamoto Prefecture. -- Minamata : Minamata City Office Economy and Tourism Department, 2017.2. -- 139p ; 21cm
GC281-B2
Minato City historical sightseeing guidebook = = 港区歴史観光ガイドブック. -- Tokyo : Minato City Industry and Community Promotion Support Department, 2017.8. -- 61p ; 21cm
GC67-B62
Okinawa : Japan's front-runner in the Asia-Pacific thriving locally in a globalized world : "As the eyes of the world focus on Okinawa, Okinawa offers its heart to the world" / Hiroshi Kakazu. -- Indianapolis, IN : Dog Ear Publishing, [2017]. -- vii, 118 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN 9781457550751
GC311-B49
The Osumi Islands : Culture,Society,Industry and Nature / [河合渓, 寺田竜太, 桑原季雄] [編集]. -- [東京] : Hokuto Shobo Publishing, 2017.3. -- 12,108p ; 26cm
ISBN 978-4-89290-041-9
GC292-B4
Pearl Harbor : from infamy to greatness / Craig Nelson. -- First Scribner hardcover edition. -- New York ; London ; Toronto : Scribner, 2016. -- x, 532 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
Contents: Dreadnoughts and holystones -- The roads to war. Conceiving the inconceivable ; A sinister wind ; Autumn 1941 ; November ; December 6 -- Strike! From the air ; Pearl Harbor ; Describing the indescribable ; Infamy ; Resurrection -- Victory. Vengeance ; Triumph ; Legacy -- Appendix 1. Judgment and controversy -- Appendix 2. The Medal of Honor
ISBN 9781451660494 ; 1451660499 ; 9781451660517
GB531-B293
Pearl Harbor air raid : the Japanese attack on the U.S. Pacific Fleet, December 7, 1941 / Nicholas A. Veronico. -- Guilford, Connecticut : Stackpole Books, [2017]. -- xx, 187 pages ; 28 cm
ISBN 9780811718387 ; 0811718387
GB541-B219
Reassessing Pearl Harbor : scapegoats, a false hero and the myth of surprise attack / James Johns. -- Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]. -- vii, 218 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Dereliction of duty -- Japan's targets -- The world stage -- Change of command -- Lend-lease and its delivery -- Spy warnings -- Negotiations -- Final warnings -- Air raid Pearl Harbor, this is no drill -- Aftermath and investigations
ISBN 9781476668277 ; 9781476628332
GB531-B297
Reimagining Hiroshima and Nagasaki : nuclear humanities in the post-Cold War / edited by N.A.J. Taylor and Robert Jacobs. -- Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018. -- x, 183 pages ; 24 cm. -- (War, politics and experience)
Contents: Introduction: on Hiroshima becoming history / N.A.J. Taylor -- Contested spaces of ethnicity: Zainichi Korean accounts of the atomic bombings / Erik Ropers -- Memory and survival in everyday textures: Ishiuchi Miyako's Hiroshima / Makeda Best -- The most modern city in the world: Isamu Noguchi's cenotaph controversy and Hiroshima's city of peace / Ran Zwigenberg -- Nuclear cosmopolitan memory in the war game (1965) and "The museum of ante-memorials" (2012) / Jessica Rapson -- Nuclear memory / Stefanie Fishel -- Nagasaki re-imagined: the last shall be first / Kathleen Sullivan -- The atomic gaze and Ankoku Butoh in post-war Japan / Adam Broinowski -- Australian POW and occupation force experiences in Hiroshima and Nagasaki: a digital hyper-visualisation / Stuart Bender and Mick Broderick -- In the light of Hiroshima: banalizing violence and normalizing experiences of the atomic bombing / Yuki Miyamoto -- Hiroshima and the paradoxes of Japanese nuclear perplexity / Thomas E. Doyle, II -- For granting (a) voice / Marcel Quiroz -- Witnessing Nagasaki for the second time / Imafuku Ryuta -- Antimonument: a short reflection on writings by Marcela Quiroz and Ryuta Imafuku / Shinpei Takeda
ISBN 9781138201842
GB531-B296
Remembering the Second World War / edited by Patrick Finney. -- London ; New York : Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2018. -- xiii, 266 pages ; 24 cm. -- (Remembering the modern world)
Contents: Introduction / Patrick Finney -- Part I. National memory cultures? -- A nation united? The impossible memory of war and occupation in France / Margaret Atack -- Generation war and post-didactic memory: the Nazi past in contemporary Germany / Bill Niven -- Remembering and forgetting war and occupation in the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong and Taiwan / Edward Vickers -- Part II. Transnational transactions -- Isaac Fadoyebo's journey: remembering the British empire's Second World War / Patrick Finney -- The Soviet War Memorial in Vienna: geopolitics of memory and the new Russian diaspora in post-Cold War Europe / Tatiana Zhurzhenko -- Abolitionism in the history of the transnational "Justice for Comfort Women" movement in Japan and South Korea / Caroline Norma -- Part III. Local and sectional memories -- The treachery of memorials: beyond war remembrance in contemporary Okinawa / Gerald Figal -- The Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan: imperial, national and local remembrance / Joan Beaumont -- The memory of the Joop Westerweel resistance movement in Israel and the Netherlands / Joyce van de Bildt -- Part IV. Practices of remembrance -- A holy relic of war: the Soviet victory banner as artefact / Jeremy Hicks -- Experiencing and performing memory: Second World War videogames as a practice of remembrance / Eva Kingsepp -- Touching landscapes? Embodied experiences of holocaust tourism and memory / Tim Cole -- Afterword: entangled memories of the Second World War / Jie-Hyun Lim
ISBN 9781138808133 ; 9781138808140
GA82-B281
Repatriation of one million Japanese civilians and POWs from Huludao = / compiled by the Liaoning Provincial Academy of Social Sciences. -- Beijing : China Intercontinental Press, 2015. -- 155 pages ; 28 cm. -- (Never Forget History Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of Victory in the World Anti-Fascist War = "历史不容忘记-纪念世界反法西斯战争胜利70周年"系列)
ISBN 9787508531786 ; 7508531787
GB531-B292
Rethinking Japanese studies : Eurocentrism and the Asia-Pacific region / edited by Kaori Okano and Yoshio Sugimoto. -- London ; New York : Routledge,Taylor & Francis Group, 2018. -- xii, 231 pages ; 24 cm. -- (Routledge contemporary Japan series ; 70)
ISBN 9781138068506
GB61-B118
Russian orthodoxy and the Russo-Japanese War / Betsy C. Perabo. -- London : Bloomsbury, 2017. -- viii, 219 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: A Wartime Funeral -- 1. War as Christian Mission? : The Russo-Japanese War as a Case Study -- 2. Russia as a Christian Nation : The Orthodox Empire's Religious Minorities and Missions -- 3. The Bountiful Harvest : The Return of Christianity to Japan -- 4. Orthodoxy, the State, and War in the Meiji Era -- 5. The Christ-Loving Military : War in the Russian Orthodox Tradition -- 6. "The Army of God and the Army of the Buddha" : The War's Western Audience -- 7. The View from Russia : The Missionary, the Chaplain, the Soldier, and the Pacifist -- 8. "The Two Story House" : Nikolai's writings in 1904-1905 -- Conclusion: 1905-1917
ISBN 9781474253758
GB441-B140
Samurai assassins : "dark murder" and the Meiji Restoration, 1853-1868 / Romulus Hillsborough. -- Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]. -- x, 212 pages ; 26 cm
ISBN 9781476668802
GB354-B20
Storia politica del Giappone contemporaneo / Gustavo Cutolo. -- Napoli : Università degli studi di Napoli "L'Orientale, "Dipartimento Asia, Africa e Mediterraneo, 2016-. -- volumes ; 24 cm
ISBN 9788867191178
GB561-B92
Triumph at Imphal-Kohima : how the Indian Army finally stopped the Japanese juggernaut / Raymond Callahan. -- Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2017]. -- xii, 198 pages ; 24 cm. -- (Modern war studies)
Contents: Monsoon, 1942 -- The Indian Army -- Slim -- Marking time -- The quiet revolution -- Curtain raiser -- A difficult beginning -- The pile driver -- Vindication -- Final thoughts
ISBN 9780700624270
GB544-B23
Typisk japansk? / Anne Thelle. -- Oslo : Omnipax, 2017. -- 135 pages ; 21 cm
ISBN 9788283150919
GB641-B188
Uncommon valor on Iwo Jima : the story of the Medal of Honor recipients in the Marine Corps' bloodiest battle of World War II / James H. Hallas. -- Lanham, Maryland : Stackpole Books, [2016]. -- xiv, 405 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Opening bell -- Round I -- Into the hills -- A shower of stars -- War of attrition -- Final bell -- Appendix: Medal of Honor citations
ISBN 9780811717953
GB554-B410
World War Two legacies in East Asia : China remembers the war / Chan Yang. -- London : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018 ; , ©2018. -- xii, 225 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN 1138303704 ; 9781138303706
GB531-B299
Other countries
Aesthetic constructions of Korean nationalism : spectacle, politics and history / Hong Kal. -- London : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2011. -- xix, 164 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction -- Part I: Modernity, colonial expositions and the city -- Nationalism and the politics of visual comparison: the 1915 Korean Industrial Exposition -- Modeling the west, returning to Asia: the 1929 Korean Exposition -- Seoul in motion: urban form and political consciousness -- Part II: Korean nationalism and postcolonial exhibitions -- The temple of ethnic nationalism: war memorial museums in Korea and Japan -- Ancestors, the avant-garde, and the making of "culture" in postcolonial Korea -- Flowing back to the future: the Cheonggye stream restoration
ISBN 9780415602563 ; 0415602564 ; 9780415857529 ; 041585752X
GE129-B28
China and Japan at war, 1937-1945 : rare photographs from wartime archives / Philip S. Jowett. -- Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword Military, 2016 ; , ©2016. -- 160 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: ch. One The Outbreak of War, July-October 1937 -- ch. Two The Destruction of Chiang Kai-shek's Armies, August-December 1937 -- ch. Three `The Decisive Year', January-June 1938 -- ch. Four `Delayed Defeat', July-December 1938 -- ch. Five Japan Triumphant, 1939 -- 42 -- ch. Six China's Guerrilla War, 1937 -- 45 -- ch. Seven The Chinese Army in Burma, 1942 -- 5
ISBN 9781473827523
GE333-B29
Kulturkontakte : Szenen und Modelle in deutsch-japanischen Kontexten / Yuichi Kimura, Thomas Pekar (Hg.) ; (unter Mitarbeit von Mechthild Duppel-Takayama). -- Bielefeld : Transcript, [2015]. -- 368 pages ; 23 cm. -- (Edition Kulturwissenschaft ; Band 43)
ISBN 9783837627398 ; 383762739X
GB73-B27
Park Chung Hee and modern Korea : the roots of militarism 1866-1945 / Carter J. Eckert. -- Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2016. -- xii, 472 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates ; 25 cm
Contents: Part 1. Contexts -- Militarizing time: waves of war -- Militarizing minds: new ideas of army and nation -- Militarizing places and persons: academies and cadets -- Part 2. Academy culture and practice -- Politics and status: special favor -- Politics and power: a singular duty -- State and society: revolution, reform, control -- Tactics and spirit: certain victory -- Order and discipline: joyful submission
ISBN 9780674659865
GE129-B29
Smoking guns : a collection of incriminating evidence on Japan's aggression against China / compiled by Wang Aifu, Dai Shuyao and Zhang Jixiang ; translated by Zhang Hui. -- Beijing : New World Press, 2015. -- 2, 241 pages ; 26 cm
ISBN 9787510453632 ; 7510453631
GE333-B28
Biography
Jisei : poesie dell'addio / a cura di Ornella Civardi. -- Milano : SE, [2017]. -- 127 pages ; 20 cm. -- (Piccola enciclopedia ; 235)
ISBN 9788867232468
GK13-B17