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Author Fogel, Joshua A., 1950-

Title Japanese historiography and the gold seal of 57 C.E. : relic, text, object, fake / by Joshua A. Fogel
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 385 pages)
Series Brill's Japanese studies library ; v. 42
Brill's Japanese studies library.
Contents pt. 1. Reason, identity, philology : from relic to text -- pt. 2. Science and doubts : from text to object -- pt. 3. Challenges, rejection, institutionalization : from object to possible fake
Summary In Japanese Historiography and the Gold Seal of 57 C.E., Joshua Fogel examines the waves of historiographical analysis that this first item to pass officially from China to Japan has undergone in the two-plus centuries since its discovery
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject China -- Relations -- Japan.
China -- Seal -- History.
Japan -- History.
Japan -- Relations -- China.
Japan -- Seal -- History.
Shikanoshima (Fukuoka-shi, Japan) -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012045777
ISBN 9004243887
9004244190 (electronic bk.)
9789004244191 (electronic bk.)