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Making History Matter: Kuroita Katsumi and the Construction of Imperial Japan. By Lisa Yoshikawa. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2017. Pp. xii + 367. ISBN 10: 0674975170; ISBN 13: 978-0674975170.

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2 See Gluck, Carol, “Introduction,” in Showa: The Japan of Hirohito (New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 1992); Harootunian, Harry, Overcome by Modernity: History, Culture, and Community in Interwar Japan (New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2000); Bix, Herbert P., Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan (New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2000).

3 Crowley, James B., “Intellectuals as Visionaries of the New Asia Order,” in Dilemmas of Growth in Prewar Japan, ed. Morley, James W., pp. 319–73 (New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1971).

4 Brownlee, John S., Japanese Historians and the National Myths, 1600–1945: The Age of the Gods and Emperor Jinmu (Vancouver: UBC Press, 1997).

5 Yoshikawa, Lisa, Making History Matter: Kuroita Katsumi and the Construction of Imperial Japan (Massachusetts: Harvard University Asia Center, 2017), p. 19.

6 Sansom, George, A History of Japan to 1334 (California: Stanford University Press, 1958); Sansom, George, A History of Japan 1334–1615 (California: Stanford University Press, 1961); Sansom, George, A History of Japan 1615–1867 (California: Stanford University Press, 1963); Cullen, L. M., A History of Japan, 1582–1941: Internal and External Worlds (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003); Morton, W. Scott and Olenik, J. Kenneth, Japan: Its History and Culture, fourth edition (New York: McGraw-Hill, Inc., 2005).

7 Dale, Peter N., The Myth of Japanese Uniqueness, second edition (Oxford: Routledge, 2011); Gayle, Curtis Anderson, Marxist History and Postwar Japanese Nationalism (London: RoutledgeCurzon, Taylor and Francis Group, 2003).

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