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The Resource Hirohito and the making of modern Japan, Herbert P. Bix

Hirohito and the making of modern Japan, Herbert P. Bix

Label
Hirohito and the making of modern Japan
Title
Hirohito and the making of modern Japan
Statement of responsibility
Herbert P. Bix
Title variation
Hirohito & the making of modern Japan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this groundbreaking biography of the Japanese emperor Hirohito, Herbert P. Bix offers the first complete, unvarnished look at the enigmatic leader whose sixty-three-year reign ushered Japan into the modern world. Never before has the full life of this controversial figure been revealed with such clarity and vividness
Tone
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 2000.
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154521
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bix, Herbert P
Dewey number
  • 952.033092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hirohito
  • Emperors
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
Hirohito and the making of modern Japan, Herbert P. Bix
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 689-770) and index
Control code
ocm43031388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 800 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060193140
Lccn
99089427
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABY-3860
Label
Hirohito and the making of modern Japan, Herbert P. Bix
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 689-770) and index
Control code
ocm43031388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 800 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060193140
Lccn
99089427
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABY-3860

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