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Transpacific Field Of Dreams

Baseball has joined America and Japan, even in times of strife, for over 150 years. After the "opening" of Japan by Commodore Perry, Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu explains, baseball was introduced there by A

ISBN10 : 0807882666 , ISBN13 : 9780807882665

Page Number : 344


Creating People Of Plenty

This innovative study investigates how Japan grew from an economically limited country to the threshold of industrial power. The author describes Japanese economic development in the 1950s as one of t

ISBN10 : 9780873387064 , ISBN13 : 0873387066

Page Number : 309


Banzai Babe Ruth

Presents a detailed account of the attempt to reconcile the United States and Japan through the 1934 All American baseball tour which included Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Jimmie Foxx, future secret agent M

ISBN10 : 0803240244 , ISBN13 : 9780803240247

Page Number : 319


The Athletic Crusade

The Athletic Crusade is the first book to systematically analyze the role of sports in the expansion of U.S. empire from the 1890s through World War II. Gerald R. Gems details how white, Anglo-Saxon P

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Page Number : 233


Race For Empire

"This is one of the finest studies to appear in the field of East Asian studies in recent years. In this highly readable book, Fujitani offers superior thinking and analysis on race relations, empire,

ISBN10 : 0520262239 , ISBN13 : 9780520262232

Page Number : 488


Sport And Film

The sports film has become one of commercial cinema's most recognizable genres. From classic boxing films such as Raging Bull (1980) to soccer-themed box-office successes like Bend it Like Beckham (20

ISBN10 : 113516746X , ISBN13 : 9781135167462

Page Number : 216


The Quest For Statehood

Honorable Mention, Book Award in History of the Association for Asian American Studies. In this book, Richard S. Kim examines the central role played by immigrants in the independence movement that so

ISBN10 : 0199913269 , ISBN13 : 9780199913268

Page Number : 240


You Gotta Have Wa

The definitive book on Japanese baseball provides a close-up look at our national pastime as seen through the eyes of American players who found the Japanese approach completely baffling. Updated and

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Page Number : 372


My Name Is Asher Lev

Asher Lev is a Ladover Hasid who keeps kosher, prays three times a day and believes in the Ribbono Shel Olom, the Master of the Universe. Asher Lev is an artist who is compulsively driven to render th

ISBN10 : 9780307422347 , ISBN13 : 0307422348

Page Number : 384