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America's Geisha Ally

Reimagining the Japanese Enemy

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674057470

Publication Date: 09/30/2010

Short

408 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

11 halftones

World

  • Introduction
  • 1. Women and Children First
  • 2. “Like a Boy of Twelve”
  • 3. Sunday at Hirohito’s
  • 4. A Transpacific Treason Trial
  • 5. A Kamikaze Goes to College
  • 6. Channeling Atomic Guilt
  • 7. Hollywood’s Japan
  • Epilogue: Rising Sun Redux
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2007 Peter C. Rollins Book Award, Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association
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