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The Resource Yokohama burning : the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II, Joshua Hammer

Yokohama burning : the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II, Joshua Hammer

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Yokohama burning : the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II
Title
Yokohama burning
Title remainder
the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II
Statement of responsibility
Joshua Hammer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative account of the 1923 Kanto Earthquake in Japan describes how it resulted in 160,000 deaths in Yokohama and Tokyo and had lasting consequences for U.S.-Japanese relations, in a history that draws on diaries, letters, and two living survivor accounts
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169947
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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Hammer, Joshua
Dewey number
952/.1364032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS888
LC item number
.H245 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Kanto Earthquake, Japan, 1923
  • Earthquakes
Target audience
adult
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the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II
Label
Yokohama burning : the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II, Joshua Hammer
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-297) and index
Contents
  • Massacres
  • Spreading the news
  • Going home
  • September 1, 1923
  • City of silk
  • The morning before
  • On the waterfront
  • The catfish and the keystone
  • Inferno
  • Tokyo burning
  • Rescue
Control code
ocm67774380
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 313 p.
Isbn
9780743264655
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006046200
Other control number
9780743264655
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Yokohama burning : the deadly 1923 earthquake and fire that helped forge the path to World War II, Joshua Hammer
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-297) and index
Contents
  • Massacres
  • Spreading the news
  • Going home
  • September 1, 1923
  • City of silk
  • The morning before
  • On the waterfront
  • The catfish and the keystone
  • Inferno
  • Tokyo burning
  • Rescue
Control code
ocm67774380
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 313 p.
Isbn
9780743264655
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006046200
Other control number
9780743264655
Other physical details
ill., maps

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