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Vol. 70, No. 2


Yoshino and the Politics of Cultural Topography in Early Japan.
Torquil Duthie.

104 Voices from Christian Nagasaki: Document of the Rosario Brotherhood of Nagasaki with the Signatures of Its Members (February 1622); An Analysis and Translation.
Reinier H. Hesselink.

Book Reviews

Environment and Society in the Japanese Islands: From Prehistory to the Present. Edited by Bruce L. Batten and Philip C. Brown.
Patricia Sippel

Courtly Visions: The Ise Stories and the Politics of Cultural Appropriation. By Joshua S. Mostow.
Ivo Smits

Lords of the Sea: Pirates, Violence, and Commerce in Late Medieval Japan. By Peter D. Shapinsky.
Noell Wilson

A Korean War Captive in Japan, 1597–1600: The Writings of Kang Hang. Edited and translated by JaHyun Kim Haboush and Kenneth R. Robinson.
James B. Lewis

The Life and Afterlives of Hanabusa Itchō, Artist-Rebel of Edo. By Miriam Wattles.
Pauline Ayumi Ota

The Princess Nun: Bunchi, Buddhist Reform, and Gender in Early Edo Japan. By Gina Cogan.
G. G. Rowley

Listen, Copy, Read: Popular Learning in Early Modern Japan. Edited by Matthias Hayek and Annick Horiuchi.
Brian Platt

Seismic Japan: The Long History and Continuing Legacy of the Ansei Edo Earthquake. By Gregory Smits.
When the Earth Roars: Lessons from the History of Earthquakes in Japan. By Gregory Smits.
M. William Steele

Lost and Found: Recovering Regional Identity in Imperial Japan. By Hiraku Shimoda.
James L. Huffman

Empire of the Dharma: Korean and Japanese Buddhism, 1877–1912. By Hwansoo Ilmee Kim.
James Mark Shields

The Nature of the Beasts: Empire and Exhibition at the Tokyo Imperial Zoo. By Ian Jared Miller.
Martha Chaiklin

Painting Nature for the Nation: Taki Katei and the Challenges to Sinophile Culture in Meiji Japan. By Rosina Buckland.
Aida Yuen Wong

An Imperial Path to Modernity: Yoshino Sakuzō and a New Liberal Order in East Asia, 1905–1937. By Jung-Sun N. Han.
Paul E. Dunscomb

In Transit: The Formation of the Colonial East Asian Cultural Sphere. By Faye Yuan Kleeman.
John Whittier Treat

Public Properties: Museums in Imperial Japan. By Noriko Aso.
Kendall H. Brown

On the Margins of Empire: Buraku and Korean Identity in Prewar and Wartime Japan. By Jeffrey Paul Bayliss.
Kristine Dennehy

Making Tea, Making Japan: Cultural Nationalism in Practice. By Kristin Surak.
Nancy Stalker

The Aesthetics of Shadow: Lighting and Japanese Cinema. By Daisuke Miyao.
Diane Wei Lewis

The Gods Left First: The Captivity and Repatriation of Japanese POWs in Northeast Asia, 1945–1956. By Andrew E. Barshay.
Lori Watt

Cinema of Actuality: Japanese Avant-Garde Filmmaking in the Season of Image Politics. By Yuriko Furuhata.
Mariko Shigeta Schimmel

Precarious Japan. By Anne Allison.
Daniel White

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