The Emperors of Modern JapaneBook - 2008
Offers a study of the Japanese emperors, and how the personalities, and the periods in which they reign(ed) have shaped Japanese monarchy, and our image of it. This title deals with topics such as the ideology behind the institution, the roles of the emperors and their wives, their visual representation, and their links to Christianity.
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 348 pages) : illustrations.