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4 edition of Fodor"s Japan. found in the catalog.

Fodor"s Japan.

Fodor"s Japan.

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Published by Fodor"s Travel Publications in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii,620p. :
Number of Pages620
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22168394M
ISBN 100679023089
OCLC/WorldCa27196635

Books in Japan (和本, wahon or 和装本, wasouhon) have a long history, which begins in the late 8th century AD (ADAD). The majority of books were hand-copied until the Edo period (–), when woodblock printing became comparatively affordable and widespread. Movable-type printing had been used from the late 16th century, but for various aesthetic and . Like this post? Help us by sharing it! Clearing out some books at home I rediscovered an old friend, the Fodor‘s Guidebook to Japan (and East Asia), that I picked up in a charity shop a few years back. Looking back to see what was being recommended to Japan visitors nearly 50 years ago is fascinating. It is also interesting to see how much of the advice still holds true .

For example, in my library's book of Fodors, for Nara it barely mentions the Todaiji Temple and nothing else - which is unforgivable. One fault they nearly all make is that they never ask the Japanese themselves what the best is for a region or area.   Title: Fodor's Japan Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Ma Publisher: Fodor's Travel Language: English.

  My fondest first memory of Tokyo may well be the two hours I spent recovering from that dizzying megalopolis inside Books Kinokuniya’s flagship Shinjuku store. While America’s mega bookstores long ago wilted beneath Amazon’s onslaught, Kinokuniya’s enduring presence testifies to the value of the written word in Japan. The highly-informative book starts off with a history of alcohol and drinking in Japan, as well as an overview of the many different types of drinking establishments you’ll come across. Complete with recommended bars, maps, and more, this book makes it .


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title: Fodor's Japan. Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations (some color), maps. Get this from a library. Fodor's Japan. [Doug Stallings; Stephanie E Butler;] -- A guide to visiting Japan, providing information on the hotels, restaurants, sights, culture, cuisine, and other aspects of the country and including sixty-six maps and photographs.

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Day 5: Takayama & the Japan Alps. Early in the morning, take the Shinkansen to Nagoya (about 2 hr.) and then a 3-hour train ride to Takayama in the Japan Alps (if you don't have a rail pass, there are also direct buses from Tokyo's Shinjuku Station). Explore the picturesque, narrow streets of this old castle town and its many interesting museums and merchants' homes.

I think I have almost every book published on travel and living in Japan and Rough Guide is probably the one that I refer the most people to. It just has that feeling of being written and edited by people who have been there, unlike Fodors or Frommers which is more like reading travel agency pamphlets.About this Item: Fodor'sVinyl Bound.

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