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The chrysanthemum and the sword : patterns of Japanese culture

by Benedict, Ruth

Condition: Collectible - Acceptable


HOUGHTON MIFFLIN CO@. Collectible - Acceptable. First edition copy. Collectible - Acceptable. Book Good. No dust jacket. Slightly dampstained.

The Chrysanthemum and the Sword: Patterns of Japanese Culture is an influential study of Japan by Ruth Benedict written at the invitation of the Office of War Information in order to understand and predict the behavior of the Japanese in World War II by reference to a series of contradictions in traditional culture.




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