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Author Dickinson, Frederick R., 1961-

Title War and national reinvention : Japan in the Great War, 1914-1919 / Frederick R. Dickinson
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 363 pages) : illustrations
Series Harvard East Asian monographs ; 177
Harvard East Asian monographs ; 177
Contents Imperialism in the context of national renovation -- "Divine aid" and the "destiny of Japan": the great war as opportunity -- Imperialism in the service of democracy : Katō Takaaki and the twenty-one demands -- Anticipating a new order in Asia: Yamagata Aritomo, Tanaka Giichi, and an autonomous foreign policy -- Last chance of a opportune war: preempting Woodrow Wilson in Asia -- Versailles in the context of national renovation: Wilson arrives in Japan -- Conclusion -- Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-344) and index
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Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Diplomatic history.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Japan.
Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1912-1945.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 168417323X (electronic bk.)
9781684173235 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)