Produse noi in categoria Japonia - Ultimele aparitii. Sun, 23 Jul 2017 19:30:05 +0300 Sun, 23 Jul 2017 19:30:05 +0300 Copyright 2017 30 ro Bonsai (Hardcover) https:/ ****

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These spectacular images will transport you to a garden filled with the finest miniature plants. Fabio Petroni's vivid photographs capture 30 specially chosen bonsai close up and in surprising detail as they change with each season. You'll see as never before the grace of their outlines, the strong buds preparing to open, the delicacy of the flowers, and the perfection of every leaf.]]>
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:24:40 +0200 https:/
The Forbidden Worlds of Haruki Murakami https:/ ****

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In an "other world" composed of language--it could be a fathomless Martian well, a labyrinthine hotel or forest--a narrative unfolds, and with it the experiences, memories, and dreams that constitute reality for Haruki Murakami's characters and readers alike. Memories and dreams in turn conjure their magical counterparts--people without names or pasts, fantastic animals, half-animals, and talking machines that traverse the dark psychic underworld of this writer's extraordinary ...]]>
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:21:50 +0200 https:/
Iga and Koka Ninja Skills: The Secret Shinobi Scrolls of Chikamatsu Shigenori https:/ ****

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The secret manuals of the oral tradition of the Iga and Koka Ninja, feared and respected across Japan for centuries. Through patient and scholarly detective work, Antony Cummins and the Historical Ninjutsu Research Team have unearthed a Shinobi treasure. The 18th-century military historian Chikamatsu recorded the oral traditions of the Ninja and passed on those skills in lectures he gave at his Renpeido school of war in Owari domain during the early 1700s. Chikamatsu wrote specifically about ...]]>
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:02:41 +0200 https:/
The Samurai: Swords, Shoguns and Seppuku https:/ Ben Hubbard

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A complete, popular and accessible account of the Japanese samurai - from warlords and women warriors, to famous battles and ritual suicide.]]>
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 16:43:04 +0200 https:/
Learning Japanese Hiragana and Katakana: A Workbook for Self-Study https:/ Kenneth G Henshall

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"Learning Hiragana and Katakana" is a systematic and comprehensive Japanese workbook that can be used along with a Japanese language textbook or as a stand-alone resource to learn the Japanese alphabet ("kana"). Written Japanese combines three different types of characters: the Chinese characters known as kanji, and two Japanese sets of phonetic letters, hiragana and katakana, known collectively as kana, that must be mastered before the Japanese kanji can be learned. For ...]]>
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:09:43 +0300 https:/
Tuttle Concise Japanese Dictionary: Japanese-English/English-Japanese https:/ Samuel E. Martin

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"Tuttle Concise Japanese Dictionary," now with 30% more content, is a completely updated dictionary designed for students and business people who are living in Japan and using the Japanese language on a daily basis. Its greatest advantage is that it contains recent idiomatic expressions which have become popular in the past several years and which are not found in other competing dictionaries. The dictionary has been fully updated through the addition of recent vocabulary relating to ...]]>
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:06:02 +0300 https:/
Introduction to Japanese Culture https:/ ****

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The richness of Japan's history is renowned worldwide. The heritage of culture that its society has produced and passed on to future generations is one of Japan's greatest accomplishments. In "Introduction to Japanese Culture," you'll read an overview, through sixty-eight original and informative essays, of Japan's most notable cultural achievements, including: Religion, Zen Buddhism, arranged marriages and BushidoDrama and Art--from pottery, painting and ...]]>
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 17:33:58 +0300 https:/
Japanese Kanji Flash Cards Kit Vol. 1 Kanji 1-200 https:/ ****

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Everything you need to learn the 200 basic Japanese kanji characters is here in this boxed kit! Flash cards are an essential tool in memorizing words when you are learning a new language. In "Japanese Kanji Flash Cards Kit, Volume 1," you'll get all the tools needed to learn the basic 200 Japanese kanji, including: 200 hole-punched flash cards featuring the most commonly-used characters. An organizing ring to hold the cards you are actively studying. Audio recordings of over 1,200 ...]]>
Sun, 11 May 2014 09:22:48 +0300 https:/
Kansai Cool: A Journey Into the Cultural Heartland of Japan https:/ Christal Whelan

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In "Kansai Cool" anthropologist, writer and filmmaker Christal Whelan offers deep insights into the clash of old and new, traditional and modern that plays out on a daily basis in Japan's ancient heartland. The western region of Japan is known as Kansai--centering around the ancient capitals of Kyoto and Nara, and the sprawling, modern port cities of Osaka and Kobe. Kansai is Japan's "second region" after Tokyo--and is at once home to Japan's most traditional ...]]>
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:19:50 +0200 https:/
Samurai Revolution: The Dawn of Modern Japan Seen Through the Eyes of the Shogun's Last Samurai (Hardcover) https:/ Romulus Hillsborough

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Japan's dramatic rise from a political backwater to a great power; an inside look at the men and their times that shaped a nation. "Samurai Revolution" tells the fascinating story of Japan's transformation from a backward country of feudal lords and samurai under the control of the shogun into a modern industrialized nation under the unifying rule of the Emperor. Japan's modern revolution spanned the third-quarter of the nineteenth century; knowledge of this history is ...]]>
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:09:03 +0200 https:/
Japan: The Toothless Tiger 2nd Edition https:/ Declan Hayes

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A thoughtful analysis of the current situation Japan is facing with growing Chinese military power on the one hand, and a weakening American presence in the Asia-Pacific on the other. How will Japan cope? Hemmed in by mounting tensions with China over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands and facing nuclear threats from North Korea, what should Japan do? Should she rearm? Should she get the bomb? What are the consequences of rearming, or not rearming? These and other strategic questions are ...]]>
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 10:19:55 +0200 https:/
Tezuka's Manga Life https:/ ****

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Contributors to volume eight of "Mechademia" analyze Tezuka Osamu and his complicated approaches toward life and nonlife, as well as his effect on other manga artists. Using essays and reprints of Japanese manga on Tezuka, this volume questions his influence and attitudes toward the nonhuman, the sexual politics of manga bodies, and the origins of the moe culture, among others.]]>
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:48:23 +0200 https:/
Haiku Love (Hardcover) https:/ ****

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Haiku poems about the natural world and the seasons are well known, but many poets have also used the haiku genre to capture the fleeting human experience. The selection presented in this book focuses on evocations of love. Combining elegant and restrained haiku with lively" senry-u" poems, all aspects of romantic love are explored with humor, satire, wit and compassion. Poems from the 1600s to the present day are beautifully illustrated with images from the unrivaled collection of ...]]>
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:32:39 +0200 https:/
Ancient Japan: Step Back to the Time of Shoguns and Samurai, with 15 Step-By-Step Projects (Hardcover) https:/ Fiona MacDonald

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Discover the amazing Japanese civilization and learn about a culture that has existed for thousands of years. Facts and features combine with 15 practical projects that enable you to re-create the past - wear a dramatic theatrical mask, fly a carp streamer, decorate an elaborate Japanese screen, and make a magnificent helmet fit for a samurai warrior.]]>
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:23:37 +0200 https:/
A Tale for the Time Being https:/ Ruth Ozeki

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"A time being is someone who lives in time, and that means you, and me, and every one of us who is, or was, or ever will be." In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there's only one escape from her aching loneliness and her classmates' bullying. But before she ends it all, Nao first plans to document the life of her great grandmother, a Buddhist nun who's lived more than a century. A diary is Nao's only solace--and will touch lives in ways she can scarcely ...]]>
Wed, 08 Jan 2014 19:53:43 +0200 https:/
Writing Japanese Kana https:/ Rita L. Lampkin

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Learning Japanese "kana" is no problem when you practice, practice, practice Grasp the art of expressing yourself in written Japanese with "Practice Makes Perfect: Writing Japanese Kana." Perfect for intermediate to advanced learners of Japanese, this workbook leads you step-by-step through the complexities of writing hiragana and katakana characters. You work at your own pace so you gain confidence and become comfortable with this skill as you progress through the ...]]>
Wed, 08 Jan 2014 19:38:50 +0200 https:/
The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Course: A Step-By-Step Guide to Mastering 2300 Characters https:/ Andrew Scott Conning

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The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Course is an innovative and highly effective system for learning and remembering kanji, or Sino-Japanese characters. The book contains 2,300 character entries, including all 2,136 Joyo Kanji ("regular-use kanji") plus 164 of the most useful non-Joyo Kanji. It offers learners a sophisticated, pedagogically sound method for remembering the basic meaning of each character, conveniently summarized in concise keywords to facilitate memorization. Each kanji ...]]>
Wed, 08 Jan 2014 19:32:02 +0200 https:/
The Moon Princess (Kodansha Children's Bilingual Classics) https:/ Ralph McCarthy

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An old bamboo cutter finds a tiny child in the hollow of a bamboo stalk. Thus begins the beloved story of the Moon Princess, whose unearthly beauty brings her fame and would-be husbands from throughout the land, but whose destiny shines far off in the sky. The delicate color and detail of Kancho Oda's illustrations, painted over half a century ago, create a mood of charm and mystery, admirably accompanied by the lilting verse of writer, translator, and lyricist Ralph F. McCarthy.]]>
Fri, 12 Apr 2013 16:12:34 +0300 https:/
Cool Japan: A Guide to Tokyo, Kyoto, Tohoku and Japanese Culture Past and Present https:/ Sumiko Kajiyama

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Explore the heart of Japanese culture with this three-part travel guide. First, visit Kyoto, where you will discover one thousand years of history from the ancient love story the Tale of Genji to the traditional tea ceremony. Then head to Tokyo to experience Japan's cutting-edge capital, where the twenty-first-century kawaii culture collides with landmarks like the Kabuki-za Theater and the Imperial Palace. For a different perspective, venture outside the city to the seaside towns of Tohoku, ...]]>
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:37:59 +0200 https:/
Mind Over Muscle: Writings from the Founder of Judo (Hardcover) https:/ Jigoro Kano

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In 1882 Jigoro Kano (1860-1938) founded Kodokan Judo at Eishoji Temple in Tokyo. It was the culmination of a lifelong devotion to the jujutsu of the past, which he reorganized while taking great care to retain its classical traditions. Historically, martial arts were practiced only by the elite in Japan. Kano, a renowned educator as well as a sportsman, is credited with popularizing the martial arts, and in particular, judo, among people in all levels of society. When he was young, Kano ...]]>
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:32:09 +0200 https:/