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The Resource So lovely a country will never perish : wartime diaries of Japanese writers, Donald Keene

So lovely a country will never perish : wartime diaries of Japanese writers, Donald Keene

Label
So lovely a country will never perish : wartime diaries of Japanese writers
Title
So lovely a country will never perish
Title remainder
wartime diaries of Japanese writers
Statement of responsibility
Donald Keene
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The attack on Pearl Harbor, which precipitated the Greater East Asia War and its initial triumphs, aroused pride and a host of other emotions among the Japanese people. Yet the single year in which Japanese forces occupied territory from Alaska to Indonesia was followed by three years of terrible defeat. Nevertheless, until the shattering end of the war, many Japanese continued to believe in the invincibility of their country. But in the diaries of well-known writers--including Nagai Kafu, Takami Jun, Yamada Futaru, and Hirabayashi Taiko--and the scholar Watanabe Kazuo, varying doubts were vividly, though privately, expressed
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keene, Donald
Dewey number
940.53/520922
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PL723
LC item number
.K42 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia perspectives: history, society, and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nagai, Kafū
  • Takami, Jun
  • Yamada, Fūtarō
  • Authors, Japanese
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nagai, Kafū
  • Takami, Jun
  • Yamada, Fūtarō
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Authors, Japanese
  • War and literature
  • Japan
Label
So lovely a country will never perish : wartime diaries of Japanese writers, Donald Keene
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The day the war began -- The birth of "Greater East Asia" -- False victories and real defeats -- A dismal New Year -- On the eve -- The jade voice -- The days after -- The revival of literature -- Rejection of the war -- Under the occupation
Control code
676814340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612796630
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612796630
  • 10.7312/keen15146
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 279663
  • 22573/cttgsgns
  • 4faaa844-830d-4501-b1ff-588a784f88fc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676814340
Label
So lovely a country will never perish : wartime diaries of Japanese writers, Donald Keene
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The day the war began -- The birth of "Greater East Asia" -- False victories and real defeats -- A dismal New Year -- On the eve -- The jade voice -- The days after -- The revival of literature -- Rejection of the war -- Under the occupation
Control code
676814340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612796630
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612796630
  • 10.7312/keen15146
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 279663
  • 22573/cttgsgns
  • 4faaa844-830d-4501-b1ff-588a784f88fc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676814340

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