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Author Weston, Mark, 1953-

Title Giants of Japan : the lives of Japan's greatest men and women / Mark Weston.

Published New York : Kodansha International, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  920.052 WEST    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 377 pages : portrait
Notes Includes index.
Summary Giants of Japan is the first book to inform readers about Asia's powerhouse through the lives of Japan's most important people. The book compresses centuries of history and economic growth by telling the stories - enterprising, adventurous, inspiring - of some remarkable men and women. Here are more than forty fascinating biographies of people who have shaped Japan's industry, history, and culture, individuals who have given their society its unique emphasis on both success and serenity.
Subject Japan -- Biography.
ISBN 1568362862 (hc)