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2 edition of Ancient Japan. found in the catalog.

Ancient Japan.

J. Edward Kidder

Ancient Japan.

by J. Edward Kidder

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesYoung historian books
The Physical Object
Pagination112p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19511410M

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  Most Japanese people know a lot of them, if not all, and they are also sometimes taught in Japanese culture and language classes. 1. Momotaro PIXTA. Momotaro is one of the most loved folktales in Japan as well as one of the most well-known. The name "Momotaro" literally means "Peach Taro," which is a name suffix often seen in Japan. The Incas, Ancient China And Ancient Japan (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Children's Encyclopedia of Ancient History: Step Back In Time To Discover The Wonders Of The Stone Age, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, The Incas, Ancient China And Ancient Japan. Author. Steele, Philip. Publisher. Armadillo.

Looking for ancient Japanese/Chinese book Hello, I'm looking for a non fiction book about ancient Japan or China, even though I'm interested in all Asia. Always been fascinated with the oriental culture, appreciate the help. A Geek in Japan is a great introduction to Japanese culture including a brief history of the country that explains that the Japanese are so different because they were isolated from the rest of the world for centuries. The book covers both traditional culture such as sumo and tea ceremonies as well as modern Japanese business and youth culture.


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