Soft Cover, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A. American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1990. Good with no dust jacket.
Square, tight copy with bright pages that have some underlining. General shelfwear to wrappers. Contents: Carol Gluck, "The Idea of Showa"; Masataka Kosaka, "The Showa Era (1926-1989)"; John W. Dower, "The Useful War"; Chalmers Johnson, "The People Who Invented the Mechanical Nightingale"; Makoto Iokibe, "Japan Meets the United States for the Second Time"; Herbert Passin, "The Occupation - Some Reflections"; Chikashi Moriguchi, "Rice and Melons - Japanese Agriculture in the Showa Era"; Michio Muramatsu, "Bringing Politics Back into Japan"; Shinichi Kitaoka, "Diplomacy and the Military in Showa Japan"; Shoichi Royama, "Money and the Japanese"; Edward J. Lincoln, "The Showa Economic Experience"; William W. Kelly, "Regional Japan: The Price of Prosperity and the Benefits of Dependency"; David W. Plath, "My-Car-isma: Motorizing the Showa Self"; Masakazu Yamazaki, "The Intellectual Community of the Showa Era": J. Thomas Rimer, "High Culture in the Showa Period"; Edward Seidensticker, "How They Have Looked to Us."; 9.0" (23 cm) tall; 298 pages.