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Bending Adversity

Japan and the Art of Survival

Bending Adversity( )
Author: Pilling, David
Publication Date:Feb 2014
Publisher:Penguin Books, Limited
Imprint:Allen Lane
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $39.99
Book Description:

Despite years of stagnation, Japan remains one of the world's largest economies and a country that exerts a remarkable cultural fascination. David Pilling's new book is an entertaining, deeply knowledgeable and surprising analysis of a group of islands that have shown great resilience, both in the face of financial distress and when confronted with the overwhelming disaster of the 2011 earthquake. The resulting tsunami - which killed some 19,000 people - and nuclear...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Asia / Japan
Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.1 x 23 x 3.8 cm
Book Weight:0.734 Kilograms

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