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Memory maps [electronic resource] : the state and Manchuria in postwar Japan / Mariko Asano Tamanoi.

Author/Creator:
Tamanoi, Mariko.
Publication:
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, c2009.
Series:
World of East Asia.
The world of East Asia
Format/Description:
Book
x, 211 p. : ill.
Subjects:
Japanese -- China -- Manchuria -- History -- 20th century.
Manchuria (China) -- History -- 1931-1945.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This work tells how between 1932 and 1945, more than 320,000 Japanese emigrated to Manchuria with the dream of becoming land-owning farmers. However, following the Soviet invasion of Manchuria and Japan's surrender in August 1945, their dream turned into a nightmare.
Contents:
Introduction : "Manchuria" in postwar Japan
Oral histories
Repatriate memoirs
Orphans' memories
Chinese people's memories
Conclusions : "The State" and nostalgia in postwar Japan.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-203) and index.
ISBN:
0-8248-7007-7
0-8248-6359-3
1-4416-2000-1
OCLC:
436769369
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