Ways of Forgetting, Ways of Remembering: Japan in the Modern World

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Price
$19.95  $18.35
Publisher
New Press
Publish Date
Pages
324
Dimensions
5.47 X 0.82 X 8.36 inches | 0.84 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781595589378
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About the Author

John W. Dower is Professor Emeritus of History at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is the author of several books, including War Without Mercy, Cultures of War, and Embracing Defeat, which was the recipient of numerous awards, including the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Bancroft Prize, and the Fairbank Prize. He lives in Boston.

Reviews

Praise for "Ways of Forgetting, Ways of Remembering"
"No historian writes with more authority than this leading historian
of modern Japan. Dower's new work . . . shows him at the
top of his form."
--"Publishers Weekly"
"Scrupulously researched and bravely presented scholarship."
--"Kirkus Reviews"
Praise for "Embracing Defeat"
"A superb history of Japan's occupation."
--"The New York Review of Books"
"A magisterial and beautifully written book. . . . A pleasure to read."
--"The New York Times Book Review"

Praise for Ways of Forgetting, Ways of Remembering

"No historian writes with more authority than this leading historian
of modern Japan. Dower's new work . . . shows him at the
top of his form."
--Publishers Weekly

"Scrupulously researched and bravely presented scholarship."
--Kirkus Reviews

Praise for Embracing Defeat

"A superb history of Japan's occupation."
--The New York Review of Books

"A magisterial and beautifully written book. . . . A pleasure to read."
--The New York Times Book Review