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Landscape Gardener Ogawa Jihei and His Times
Landscape Gardener Ogawa Jihei and His Times
Suzuki Hiroyuki
Translated by Hart Larrabee
Securing the generous support of the politicians and industrialists who propelled Japan’s modernizat...
Listen to the Voice of the Earth
Listen to the Voice of the Earth
Oki Satoko
Translated by Takako Iwaki
“I wrote this book in the hope that readers will be able to save their own lives as well as those of...
Mixing Work with Pleasure
Mixing Work with Pleasure
Suzuki Toshio
Translated by Roger Speares
Toshio Suzuki has devoted himself to Studio Ghibli for some thirty years, producing such world-renow...
Mutsu Munemitsu and His Time
Mutsu Munemitsu and His Time
Okazaki Hisahiko
Translated by Noda Makito
Toward the end of the Tokugawa shogunate, Mutsu Munemitsu was ousted from his home Kishu-han as a re...
Myth and Deity in Japan
Myth and Deity in Japan
Kamata Tōji
Translated by Gaynor Sekimori
Shinto is a tradition native to Japan that arose naturally on the eastern fringe of the Eurasian con...
The People and Culture of Japan
The People and Culture of Japan
Donald Keene and Shiba Ryotaro
Translated by Tony Gonzalez
This book features conversations between Donald Keene, a preeminent scholar of Japanese literature, ...
Perspectives on Sino-Japanese Diplomatic Relations
Perspectives on Sino-Japanese Diplomatic Relations
The Yomiuri Shimbun Political News Department
Translated by John Rossman
In East Asia, the growth center of the post-Cold War world, two regional powerhouses survey one anot...
The Political History of Modern Japan
The Political History of Modern Japan
Kitaoka Shinichi
Translated by Robert D. Eldridge with Graham Leonard
Spanning the 130-year period between the end of the Tokugawa Era and the end of the Cold War, this b...
Saving the Mill
Saving the Mill
Sasa Ryoko
Translated by Tony Gonzalez
*Due to limited stock, for those interested in purchasing a new copy of Saving the Mill, please cont...
The Self-Defense Forces and Postwar Politics in Japan
The Self-Defense Forces and Postwar Politics in Japan
Sado Akihiro
Translated by Noda Makito
In 1947, Japan eternally renounced war and the possession of armed forces with its constitution. How...
Self-Respect and Independence of Mind
Self-Respect and Independence of Mind
Kitaoka Shinichi
Translated by James M. Vardaman
It is said that Japan is currently experiencing its third opening to the outside world. However, in ...
Soetsu Yanagi
Soetsu Yanagi
Yanagi Soetsu
Translated by Michael Brase
●Sixteen incisive essays by Soetsu Yanagi, founder of the Japanese folk craft movement and author of...