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The Land of the Rising Yen

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  • Title: The Land of the Rising Yen
  • Author: George Mikes
  • ISBN: 9780140036794
  • Page: 276
  • Format: Paperback
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    1. This relatively short book by George Mikes gives a very clear and refreshing interpretation of the Japanese psyche. Shortly surveying Japan’s history from its being secluded from the west, its release by Perry, and then the major and radical westernization changes it has gone for the last 100-150 years.Mainly focusing on this last era, Mikes is doing (in my eyes) a great job in fathoming the whys behind the Japanese people, making some interesting predictions along the way.The first half of th [...]

    2. A brief history of post-war Japan to 1970, culminating in the author's cultural anecdotes from his two visits.

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