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Never the Twain

From the June/July 1990 Print Edition

Japan: In the Land of the Brokenhearted by michael shapiro henry holt & company, 254 pages, $19.95  In recent years writing on Japan has become a veritable cottage industry. In the slew of literature promising to reveal and explain the secrets of that mysterious “and economically . . . . Continue Reading »