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The military might of modern Japan

Andrew K. Hanami

The military might of modern Japan

by Andrew K. Hanami

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • National security -- Japan.,
    • Military-industrial complex -- Japan.,
    • Japan -- Defenses.,
    • Japan -- Foreign relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAndrew K. Hanami.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA840 .H276 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 167 p. ;
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL917227M
      ISBN 100787213357
      LC Control Number95214046
      OCLC/WorldCa34474751

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It is characterized by a long period of clan warfare until the 12th century CE. This was followed by feudal wars that culminated in military governments known as the Shogunate. Japanese history is distinguished by that the military class with the Shōgun Current form: Japan Self-Defense Forces.

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In a brilliant history of Japan drawn from the top down and the bottom up, one of our best young historians conveys the turbulent political, economic, and social change that over four centuries positioned Japan as a modern world power.4/5(3).

The earliest written work of history to mention Japan, the Book of Han completed around 82 AD, states that Japan, referred to as Wa, was divided into one hundred kingdoms. A later Chinese work of history, the Wei Zhi, states that by AD, one powerful kingdom had gained ascendancy over the others.

The Imperial Japanese Army (Japanese: 大日本帝国陸軍, Hepburn: Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun, "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from to It was controlled by the Imperial Japanese Army General Staff Office and the Ministry of the Army, both of which were nominally subordinate to the Emperor of Country: Empire of Japan.

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