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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
A biography of the Japanese emperor reveals a powerful man who successfully cultivated an image of a reluctant king while manipulating important events behind the scenes for five decades
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
Dewey number
  • 952.03/3/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
DS889.8
LC item number
.B59 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
13.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
adult
Label
Hirohito and the making of modern Japan, Herbert P. Bix
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 689-770) 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
43031388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 800 pages, plates
Isbn
9780060193140
Lccn
99089427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Label
Hirohito and the making of modern Japan, Herbert P. Bix
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 689-770) 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
43031388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 800 pages, plates
Isbn
9780060193140
Lccn
99089427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits

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