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ISBN-10: 0679006842

ISBN-13: 9780679006848

Edition: 3rd 2001

Authors: Inc. Staff Fodor's Travel Publications

List price: $22.00
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Fodor's Exploring Japan 3rd ed."Authoritatively written and superbly presented...Worthy reading before, during, or after a trip." -- Philadelphia Inquirer "Absolutely gorgeous. Fun, colorful, and sophisticated."  --  Chicago Tribune Fodor's Exploring Guides are the most up-to-date, full-color guidebooks available.   Covering destinations around the world, these guides are loaded with photos, essays on culture and history, descriptions of sights, and practical information.  Full-color photos make these great guides to buy if you're still planning your itinerary (let the photos help you choose!), and they are perfect companions to general guidebooks, like Fodor's Gold Guides. What to SeeExtraordinary coverage of history and cultureItineraries, walks and excursions, on and off the beaten pathArchitecture and art Where to StayQuick tips in every price range Where to EatSavvy picks for all budgets The BasicsGetting there and getting aroundWhen to go & what to pack
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Book details

List price: $22.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Fodor's Travel Publications
Publication date: 1/16/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.18" wide x 8.64" long x 0.72" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

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Contents pages
My Japan
Japan Is
Violent and gentle
Economics
Salarymen
The future
Shinto and Zen
Education
The role of women
Sumo wrestling
Entertainment and nightlife
Food
Festivals and events
Bathing
Japan Was
Prehistory
The classical period
Shogun and samurai
Feudal life
Isolationist and expansionist
An imperial state
World War II
A-Z
Tokyo
Focus On
Kabuki Theatre
Tsukiji
Swords
Minshuku
Noodles
Arts and crafts
Main line stations
Walks
Asakusa
Shinjuku
Shibuya and Harajuku
Central Honshu
Focus On
Mount Fuji
Alternate attendance
Earthquakes
Walk
Nara
Kyoto
Focus On
Koto-in gardens
Zen gardens
Tofu
Gifts
Walks
Along the old canal
Kinkakuji Temple and Ryoanji Garden
Western Honshu and Shikoku
Focus On
Izumo Taisha Shrine
Landscape gardens
Onsen and Sento
Kobo Daishi
Sex in Japan
The Temples of Shikoku
Kyushu and Okinawa
Focus On
Japanese castles
Martial arts
Walk
Fukuoka
Northern Honshu
Focus On
Ryokan
Traditional houses
Walk
Kiso Valley
Hokkaido
Focus On
The Ainu
Soapland districts
Walk
Hakodate
Travel Facts
Hotels And Restaurants
Index
Acknowledgments
Maps and Plans
Japan: three-star sights IFC
Greater Central Tokyo
Walk: Asakusa
Walk: Shinjuku
Walk: Shibuya and Harajuku
Central Honshu
Mount Fuji area
Walk: Nara
Kyoto
Walk: Along the old canal
Walk: Kinkakuji Temple and Ryoanji Garden
Western Honshu and Shikoku
Kyushu and Okinawa
Walk: Fukuoka
Northern Honshu
Walk: Kiso Valley
Hokkaido
Walk: Hakodate