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    Cover: China and Japan: Facing HistoryChina and Japan: Facing HistoryVogel, Ezra F.PAPERBACK06/01/2021$24.95Not yet available
    Cover: Printing Landmarks: Popular Geography and <i>Meisho Zue</i> in Late Tokugawa JapanPrinting Landmarks: Popular Geography and Meisho Zue in Late Tokugawa JapanGoree, RobertHARDCOVER09/15/2020$65.00
    Cover: Prisoners of the Empire: Inside Japanese POW CampsPrisoners of the Empire: Inside Japanese POW CampsKovner, SarahHARDCOVER09/15/2020$35.00
    Cover: Earthquake Children: Building Resilience from the Ruins of TokyoEarthquake Children: Building Resilience from the Ruins of TokyoBorland, JanetHARDCOVER08/11/2020$60.00
    Cover: Earthquake Children: Building Resilience from the Ruins of TokyoEarthquake Children: Building Resilience from the Ruins of TokyoBorland, JanetPAPERBACK08/11/2020$32.00
    Cover: Reflecting the Past: Place, Language, and Principle in Japan’s Medieval <i>Mirror</i> GenreReflecting the Past: Place, Language, and Principle in Japan’s Medieval Mirror GenreBrightwell, Erin L.HARDCOVER08/11/2020$60.00
    Cover: Writing Technology in Meiji Japan: A Media History of Modern Japanese Literature and Visual CultureWriting Technology in Meiji Japan: A Media History of Modern Japanese Literature and Visual CultureJacobowitz, SethPAPERBACK04/07/2020$25.00
    Cover: Rise of a Japanese Chinatown: Yokohama, 1894–1972Rise of a Japanese Chinatown: Yokohama, 1894–1972Han, Eric C.PAPERBACK03/10/2020$23.00
    Cover: Japan’s Imperial House in the Postwar Era, 1945–2019Japan’s Imperial House in the Postwar Era, 1945–2019Ruoff, Kenneth J.HARDCOVER02/04/2020$65.00
    Cover: Japan’s Imperial House in the Postwar Era, 1945–2019Japan’s Imperial House in the Postwar Era, 1945–2019Ruoff, Kenneth J.PAPERBACK02/04/2020$32.00
    Cover: The Worship of Confucius in JapanThe Worship of Confucius in JapanMcMullen, JamesHARDCOVER02/04/2020$85.00
    Cover: Wings for the Rising Sun: A Transnational History of Japanese AviationWings for the Rising Sun: A Transnational History of Japanese AviationMelzer, Jürgen P.HARDCOVER01/07/2020$60.00
    Cover: Wings for the Rising Sun: A Transnational History of Japanese AviationWings for the Rising Sun: A Transnational History of Japanese AviationMelzer, Jürgen P.PAPERBACK01/07/2020$32.00
    Cover: Powers of the Real: Cinema, Gender, and Emotion in Interwar JapanPowers of the Real: Cinema, Gender, and Emotion in Interwar JapanLewis, Diane WeiHARDCOVER10/29/2019$55.00
    Cover: Powers of the Real: Cinema, Gender, and Emotion in Interwar JapanPowers of the Real: Cinema, Gender, and Emotion in Interwar JapanLewis, Diane WeiPAPERBACK10/29/2019$29.00
    Cover: Imaginative Mapping: Landscape and Japanese Identity in the Tokugawa and Meiji ErasImaginative Mapping: Landscape and Japanese Identity in the Tokugawa and Meiji ErasToyosawa, NobukoHARDCOVER08/13/2019$60.00
    Cover: China and Japan: Facing HistoryChina and Japan: Facing HistoryVogel, Ezra F.HARDCOVER07/30/2019$39.95
    Cover: Manga from the Floating World: Comicbook Culture and the <i>Kibyōshi</i> of Edo Japan, Second Edition, With a New PrefaceManga from the Floating World: Comicbook Culture and the Kibyōshi of Edo Japan, Second Edition, With a New PrefaceKern, Adam L.PAPERBACK06/04/2019$45.00
    Cover: Manga from the Floating World: Comicbook Culture and the <i>Kibyōshi</i> of Edo Japan, Second Edition, With a New PrefaceManga from the Floating World: Comicbook Culture and the Kibyōshi of Edo Japan, Second Edition, With a New PrefaceKern, Adam L.HARDCOVER06/04/2019$95.00
    Cover: Becoming Taiwanese: Ethnogenesis in a Colonial City, 1880s to 1950sBecoming Taiwanese: Ethnogenesis in a Colonial City, 1880s to 1950sDawley, Evan N.HARDCOVER04/16/2019$65.00
    Cover: Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial PeoplesLost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial PeoplesZiomek, Kirsten L.HARDCOVER04/16/2019$70.00
    Cover: Japan Rearmed: The Politics of Military PowerJapan Rearmed: The Politics of Military PowerSmith, Sheila A.HARDCOVER04/08/2019$29.95
    Cover: Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial PeoplesLost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial PeoplesZiomek, Kirsten L.PAPERBACK04/08/2019$35.00
    Cover: Cold War Democracy: The United States and JapanCold War Democracy: The United States and JapanMiller, Jennifer M.HARDCOVER04/01/2019$45.00
    Cover: Aesthetic Life: Beauty and Art in Modern JapanAesthetic Life: Beauty and Art in Modern JapanLippit, Miya Elise MizutaHARDCOVER01/21/2019$75.00
    Cover: Aesthetic Life: Beauty and Art in Modern JapanAesthetic Life: Beauty and Art in Modern JapanLippit, Miya Elise MizutaPAPERBACK01/21/2019$45.00
    Cover: Japan in the American CenturyJapan in the American CenturyPyle, Kenneth B.HARDCOVER10/15/2018$35.00
    Cover: Japan at the Crossroads: Conflict and Compromise after AnpoJapan at the Crossroads: Conflict and Compromise after AnpoKapur, NickHARDCOVER08/06/2018$39.95
    Cover: Word Embodied: The Jeweled Pagoda Mandalas in Japanese Buddhist ArtWord Embodied: The Jeweled Pagoda Mandalas in Japanese Buddhist ArtO’Neal, HalleHARDCOVER08/06/2018$75.00
    Cover: Give and Take: Poverty and the Status Order in Early Modern JapanGive and Take: Poverty and the Status Order in Early Modern JapanEhlers, Maren A.HARDCOVER04/02/2018$49.95
    Cover: Ennobling Japan’s Savage Northeast: Tōhoku as Japanese Postwar Thought, 1945–2011Ennobling Japan’s Savage Northeast: Tōhoku as Japanese Postwar Thought, 1945–2011Hopson, NathanHARDCOVER10/30/2017$49.95
    Cover: Assembling Shinto: Buddhist Approaches to Kami Worship in Medieval JapanAssembling Shinto: Buddhist Approaches to Kami Worship in Medieval JapanAndreeva, AnnaHARDCOVER04/10/2017$49.95
    Cover: Tokyo Boogie-Woogie: Japan’s Pop Era and Its DiscontentsTokyo Boogie-Woogie: Japan’s Pop Era and Its DiscontentsNagahara, HiromuHARDCOVER04/10/2017$36.00
    Cover: Honored and Dishonored Guests: Westerners in Wartime JapanHonored and Dishonored Guests: Westerners in Wartime JapanBrecher, W. PuckHARDCOVER03/06/2017$49.95
    Cover: Making History Matter: Kuroita Katsumi and the Construction of Imperial JapanMaking History Matter: Kuroita Katsumi and the Construction of Imperial JapanYoshikawa, LisaHARDCOVER03/06/2017$49.95
    Cover: Osaka Modern: The City in the Japanese ImaginaryOsaka Modern: The City in the Japanese ImaginaryCronin, Michael P.HARDCOVER02/20/2017$39.95
    Cover: Itineraries of Power: Texts and Traversals in Heian and Medieval JapanItineraries of Power: Texts and Traversals in Heian and Medieval JapanKawashima, TerryHARDCOVER01/09/2017$39.95
    Cover: Plucking Chrysanthemums: Narushima Ryūhoku and Sinitic Literary Traditions in Modern JapanPlucking Chrysanthemums: Narushima Ryūhoku and Sinitic Literary Traditions in Modern JapanFraleigh, MatthewHARDCOVER11/21/2016$65.00
    Cover: Struggling Upward: Worldly Success and the Japanese NovelStruggling Upward: Worldly Success and the Japanese NovelVan Compernolle, Timothy J.HARDCOVER03/14/2016$39.95
    Cover: Writing Technology in Meiji Japan: A Media History of Modern Japanese Literature and Visual CultureWriting Technology in Meiji Japan: A Media History of Modern Japanese Literature and Visual CultureJacobowitz, SethHARDCOVER01/18/2016$39.95
    Cover: Significant Soil: Settler Colonialism and Japan's Urban Empire in ManchuriaSignificant Soil: Settler Colonialism and Japan's Urban Empire in ManchuriaO’Dwyer, EmerHARDCOVER09/07/2015$59.95
    Cover: Voice, Silence, and Self: Negotiations of Buraku Identity in Contemporary JapanVoice, Silence, and Self: Negotiations of Buraku Identity in Contemporary JapanBondy, ChristopherHARDCOVER09/07/2015$39.95
    Cover: Defensive Positions: The Politics of Maritime Security in Tokugawa JapanDefensive Positions: The Politics of Maritime Security in Tokugawa JapanWilson, NoellHARDCOVER07/13/2015$39.95
    Cover: Monstrous Bodies: The Rise of the Uncanny in Modern JapanMonstrous Bodies: The Rise of the Uncanny in Modern JapanNakamura, MiriHARDCOVER07/13/2015$39.95
    Cover: Empires on the Waterfront: Japan’s Ports and Power, 1858–1899Empires on the Waterfront: Japan’s Ports and Power, 1858–1899Phipps, Catherine L.HARDCOVER05/04/2015$39.95
    Cover: Real and Imagined: The Peak of Gold in Heian JapanReal and Imagined: The Peak of Gold in Heian JapanBlair, HeatherHARDCOVER05/04/2015$49.95
    Cover: China's War Reporters: The Legacy of Resistance against JapanChina's War Reporters: The Legacy of Resistance against JapanCoble, Parks M.HARDCOVER03/09/2015$43.50
    Cover: Investing Japan: Foreign Capital, Monetary Standards, and Economic Development, 1859–2011Investing Japan: Foreign Capital, Monetary Standards, and Economic Development, 1859–2011Bytheway, Simon JamesHARDCOVER11/24/2014$39.95
    Cover: The Undiscovered Country: Text, Translation, and Modernity in the Work of Yanagita KunioThe Undiscovered Country: Text, Translation, and Modernity in the Work of Yanagita KunioOrtabasi, MelekHARDCOVER09/15/2014$49.95
    Cover: Government by Mourning: Death and Political Integration in Japan, 1603-1912Government by Mourning: Death and Political Integration in Japan, 1603-1912Hirai, AtsukoHARDCOVER08/18/2014$49.95
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