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The Resource Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II

Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II

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Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II
Title
Embracing defeat
Title remainder
Japan in the wake of World War II
Statement of responsibility
John W. Dower
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how the defeat and American military occupation of Japan after World War II affected each level of Japanese society
Summary
Dower illuminates how shattering defeat, followed by years of American military occupation, affected every level of Japanese society in ways that neither the victor nor the vanquished could anticipate. The book vividly portrays the countless ways the Japanese met the challenge of starting over
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2000.
  • L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award, 2000.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History, 1999.
  • Mark Lynton History Prize, 2000.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 2000.
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154403
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
952.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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Japan in the wake of World War II
Label
Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
676 p.
Isbn
9780393046861
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
9822133
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393046861
  • (OCoLC)39143090
Label
Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
676 p.
Isbn
9780393046861
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
9822133
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393046861
  • (OCoLC)39143090

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