Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1959. First Edition. Reprint. Paperback. Used - good. Spine slightly creased. Clean unmarked tight copy. B/W illustrations. Notes, bibliography, index. 2 14 x 21 cm. 246 pp. Item #11158
Based upon a careful use of sources and secondary works, it is one of the finest examples of historical scholarship yet produced by Western students of Japan... An excellent study that no serious student of Japan's modernization will want to miss.