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The Resource Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II, John W. Dower

Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II, John W. Dower

Label
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
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
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Dower, John W
Dewey number
952.04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Japan
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, John W. Dower
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [565]-650) and index
Control code
ocm39143090
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
676 p.
Isbn
9780393046861
Lccn
98022133
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ABT-1499
Label
Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II, John W. Dower
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [565]-650) and index
Control code
ocm39143090
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
676 p.
Isbn
9780393046861
Lccn
98022133
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ABT-1499

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