A traveller"s history of Japan

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Windrush Press , Moreton-in-Marsh
StatementRichard Tames ; line drawings Scott Hall.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,283p. :
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Open LibraryOL17522880M
ISBN 100900075570
OCLC/WorldCa60095494

The Traveller's History series is designed for travellers who want more historical background on the country they are visiting than can be found in a tour guide.

Each volume offers a complete and authoritative history of the country from the earliest times up to the present day. A Traveller's History of Japan not only offers the reader a 4/5(15). If you wish to learn far more about Samurai, the Pillow Book, the Book of Genji, the rise and expulsion of Christian missionaries, and the bloody internal wars - this is certainly a good book.

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If you wish to then use some of this knowledge to see actual sites within Japan, you need more information.4/5. A Traveller's History of Japan not only offers the reader a chronological outline of the nation's development but also provides an invaluable introduction to /5.

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A traveller's history of Japan by Tames, Richard. Publication date Topics Japan -- History, Japan Publisher New York: Interlink Books Collection Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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Academic Library Book Review. Tames (Encounters with Japan, LJ 6/1/92, among others) has written an interesting and informative introduction to Japan. The first two-thirds of the book comprise a mad dash through Japanese history, from prehistoric times to the s. This section of the book has as much detail and scope as the brief space : Richard Tames.

Japan is a country which really does merit the title "unique".

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This traveller's history not only offers the reader a chronological outline of the nation's development but also provides a valuable introduction to its language, literature and arts, from kabuki to karaoke.

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Main article: History of Japan. Early Japan. Japan has a very long and complicated history. The first signs of people living in the Japanese Islands appeared with stone age cultures at aro BC.

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The Jōmon people were believed for a long time to be the first people to settle in Japan. But Japan also has a rich and proud history of architecture, culture and the arts. Literature, in particular, continues to flourish, with this nation responsible for the haiku poem. This Guide to Japan for mature travellers will assist you in planning your visit.

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