Category Archives: Japan

Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy

Title:                      Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy Author:                  Phyllis Birnbaum Birnbaum, Phyllis (2015). Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy: The Story of Kawashima Yoshiko, The Cross-Dressing Spy Who Commanded Her Own Army: New York: Columbia University Press LCCN:    2014021788 DS777.5195.K39 B57 2015 Scope … Continue reading

Posted in Japan | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Get Yamamoto

Title:                                         Get Yamamoto Author:                                   Davis Burke Davis, Burke (1969). Get Yamamoto. New York: Random House LCCN:             69016438 D790 .D34 Subjects Yamamoto, Isoroku, 1884-1943. World War, 1939-1945–Aerial operations, American. Date Updated:  February 16, 2017 Reviewed by Paul W. Blackstock and … Continue reading

Posted in Japan | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Rape of Nanking

Title:                  The Rape of Nanking Author:                 Iris Chang Chang, Iris (1997). The Rape of Nanking. New York: Basic Books LCCN:    97024137 DS796.N2 C44 1997 Subjects Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937. Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China)–History–20th century. Date Updated:  … Continue reading

Posted in China, Japan | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Stalin’s Spy

Title:                      Stalin’s Spy Author:                  Robert Whymant Whymant, Robert (1996, 1998). Stalin’s Spy: Richard Sorge and the Tokyo Espionage Ring. New York: St. Martin’s Press LOC:       98031574 UB271.R92 S579 1998 Date Posted:      June 13, 2013 “Passionate and Reckless Life of … Continue reading

Posted in Japan, Soviet Union | Tagged | 1 Comment

Japan and Her Destiny

Title:                      Japan and Her Destiny Author:                  Shigemitsu, Mamoru Shigemitsu, Mamoru (1958). Japan and Her Destiny: My Struggle for Peace. London: Hutchinson LOC:       58003648 DS890.S513 A23 1958a Date Posted:      June 13, 2013 Shigemitsu Mamoru (1887–1957)[1] was a Japanese diplomat. Born … Continue reading

Posted in Japan | Tagged | 1 Comment

Secret Servants

Title:                      Secret Servants Author:                  Ronald Seth Seth, Ronald (1957, 1975). Secret Servants: A History of Japanese Espionage. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press LCCN:    75000393 UB271.J3 S4 1957 Subjects Espionage, Japanese–History. Notes Reprint of the ed. published by Farrar, Straus and … Continue reading

Posted in Japan | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Betrayal From the East

Title:                      Betrayal From the East Author:                  Alan Hynd Hynd, Aloan (1943). Betrayal From the East: The Inside Story of Japanese Spies in America. New York: Robert M. McBride & Co. LOC:       43016895 E743.5 .H88 Date Posted:      June 11, 2013 … Continue reading

Posted in Japan | Tagged , | 1 Comment