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The Resource Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II, by John dower

Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II, by John dower

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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
by John 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
Dewey number
952.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS889
LC item number
.D69 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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adult
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Japan in the wake of World War II
Label
Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II, by John dower
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20941940
Extent
676 pages
Isbn
9780393046861
Lccn
98022133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) AAO-4985
Label
Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II, by John dower
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20941940
Extent
676 pages
Isbn
9780393046861
Lccn
98022133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) AAO-4985

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