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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 48 ratings
5 / 5
Finding material to read to level mediate in Japanese is the difficult task.
Has included Yes find some, imagining was if you are really sympathetic that is reading is impossible without the professor or mentor.

If you are an autodidact in Japanese and wants to improve read a tongue, need to take this book: 20 histories each with this cast of own vocabulary , English translation (wants to use he) and has included the little concurrido to try yours comprising that it has read it.

Wants to spend your learning to a next level, also take a audiobook. Reading some histories while listening to them the helps link some symbols to a sound and of the movements so many skills advances the fluidity.
Highly recommended.
4 / 5
Lucida Selection that fails when it is to the intermediate level. His kanjis is presented with Furigana, that is extremely appreciable. His histories are very very conceived and sees again lucido vocabulary of course. I wish to have More works of this gender!
5 / 5
Can not think that can not return a cause to reservation does a lot of turn posted the footprints concealed has not been the mine dates and do not know like this to return a book
4 / 5
Very dipped was with first Japanese translation and English down. Easy to read. Very useful.
4 / 5
Has begun to read this recently. It is excellent. It would say that you are atudying in jlpt n4 level, this book is perfect for you.

If you are in the level the big plus, can read this quite quickly and learn the words of pair each history and reinforce the calm sentence structure you already know.

If you are in the level the low plus is also readable but finds to read the books on my level is frustrating to have the look on definition very thick.

I amour he honradamente. The desire has more beginner Japanese histories. I think that that I have seen a more on amazon to the equal that will take that once I am done with east.
4 / 5
Has not been easy to read these Japanese Histories for Beginners at the beginning. No never it has tried so only it cut-ish first sentences, any text along at all. An use of all three alphabets without spaces takes the plot to take used to! Also for the beginner of my level is hard to so only face the text in a goes without any translation or the vocabulary have explained at all.
I then decided to go for a text with option of translation, and with a help of some explanations of vocabulary and a furigana, a panic of a start left. They are persevering read some texts this in spite of. If anything, for a satisfaction to achieve something!
Tries out of some questions in an end of the each history. Some responses are a lot of gains in that apply animal a vocabulary and in sympathetic some signals some plus end of some texts.
5 / 5
Has not known if this would be too hard but is absolutely perfect for JLPT N5 level. Readable without that has to that look on the each alone word but with enough of challenge in him to learn grammar and new vocabulary. At the beginning some histories are presented for separate of a translation like calm can not deceive and look in an English. Then they are presented again with translation under each paragraph. I have it that has not had never material of decent Japanese reading before and am like this happy to having discovered this.
4 / 5
Has bought the pair of 'beginner' collections of the Japanese history first has the time been very bad graded for a level and simply way too difficult. Felizmente This one east for far a better still, and some histories are readable and a lot down or in defiant (I are not exactly the 'beginner', this in spite of- I is still in go back to N4 level, in that completed it Genki books 1 and 2) . Casts of the vocabulary and the translations are there yes calm require them, also, which is a lot handy, and some histories is good and diverse. While no suitable for true beginners, ossia the book adds for elementary/ pre-int students!
4 / 5
Has been looking for material of good reading for Japanese students for the moment. The majority of some girls' the usually recommended histories tends to have the plot of girl-the concrete vocabulary and his grammar can be has bitten levels further of beginner. This book are to add reasons a grammar and the vocabulary are so when levelling which can read without too much to try while also choosing on new words. A english the translations are really useful, how is a additinal vocab notes. Has no finshed a whole book still, but a bit those that the histories have read has been I adds.
5 / 5
It likes- one way each history can be accessed in the variety of ways and that a vocabulary is listed so that I can use my kanji application of dictionary partorisca research like a meaning of multiple kanji the words are built up. When it Is still difficult to find material of interesting parallel tongue this book is an excellent addition .
5 / 5
Was the bit sceptical in this like this some other texts of beginner have been way on my boss this in spite of these are in fact pitched in a right level. It was able to comprise a first history has tried. I have known almost all a kanji and, any that could not be imagined was, mostly, has seen context. I have not had to inform to an English text when the read and used it so only to verify for accuracy. It felt the real sense of accomplishment and is given bit me of the impulse of confidence. The only complaint is a furigana is tiny.
4 / 5
Fantastic book to improve skills to read in Japanese. So only have a small question with an impression: A furigana in a title of the each history is illegible likes to take covered for a bolding of a Kanji. Perhaps something concealed could be fixed in future press of this book. Another that that, is perfect.
4 / 5
There is thoroughly there is enjoyed this book, has loved always improve read Japanese but found the plot of methods to be that they frustrate or unrewardib but this book has changed that! Some tents are interesting and to the equal that have read each history am choosing arrive more bit of vocab and kanji, a sense of frames of structure of the book and I love an addition of some simple questions after each history also!

Highly reccomend for intervals of Japanese students, think the beginners would struggle the little.
4 / 5
This book is perfect to learn japanese, of then is easy to read and there has no of the just translations but also the vocabulary and some exerts to improve your lessons to learn. An order has come so only like in some photos and in a date that has been supposition to arrive , as I am really happy with my compraventa.
5 / 5
The book adds that I help with my learning some questions are to touch also
5 / 5
has done the year of Japanese in Joined, has thought would give this well shot it. It is still way also anticipated for me.
4 / 5
Quotes 20 Geschichten sind für Anfängerinnen place ein wenig Vorkenntnissen gut zu lesen. It is gibt zuerst gives japanischen the text dipped Furigana über allen Kanji, dann zusammen dipped einer englischen Übersetzung und zoom Schluss noch eine Zusammenfassung in japanisch und englisch. Danach folgt jeweils eine Vokabelliste und Kontrollfragen. I nach Lernstand kann the man gives Teil give Texts auswählen, gives angemessen ist und nachher überprüfen, ob alles richig verstanden wurde. Die Geschichten sind nicht zu lang und garantieren Erfolgserlebnisse beim Lernen ohne dass man will give verzweifelt. Mir The hat gives Lesen Spaß gemacht!
4 / 5
Sehr gutes Buch Zoom Wiederholen, wenn the man gives japanischen Sprache mächtig ist. Die Grammatik wird nicht erklärt, ist also Voraussetzung. Dass über Harm Kanjis Date Hiragana stehen, vereinfacht gives Lesen enorm. It dies ist leider gives meisten zweisprachigen Büchern nicht give Fallen und ist daher give große More has given Buches. Date of text sind leicht, nur mäßig interessant und quotes Übersetzung in Englisch und nicht in Deutsch - daher sind auch Englischkenntnisse Vorrausetzung.
5 / 5
I like this alot, and would have has wanted to having found this sooner in my travesía of Japanese learning, where material of the good reading can be scarce.
Some histories are comprehensible and varied, exhibiting some good tongue while it remains easy to read for beginners.

So only caveat: some uses to reserve furigana. I know some authors have meant well to add them and the a lot of students look for, but finally so only hamper yours learning kanji ( ignores a kanji altogether, in fact).
5 / 5
For real A good book, with all forms grammaticali, the kanji and the vocaboli has given basic levels has given Japanese. For me it has been a ripasso more than a true and own studio but have learnt a lot new contexts in which power the word has used that it already knew. The sconsiglio is Ad a level N5 in how much could result still too difficult gives to read, but found it perfect for a N4.
5 / 5
Personally, I like a book a lot of reason is a lot practical and enjoyable: each sentence is translated to right English down and the words of entities are in bold, as you can something his immediately in a text. Have Also surround he in an end of the each history and the cast of Vocabulary. You can verify your reading comprehension with questions that follows down and then see if your responses are corrected. There is the pair of expressions that is interesting even partorisca people with knowledge more advanced, this in spite of in general this book is meaning partorisca elementary Japanese students with extremely of useful vocabulary that you need in the tongue spoken. In my opinion this book can be used 1) for people those who require to refresh his basic Japanese 2) for people those who require additional material partorisca extend his vocabulary and is learning Japanese in an elementary level 3) like the resource of lovely teaching that that can be used in combination with a textbook in room, partorisca chance like the point of start partorisca discussions 4) for people those who have read of question kanji, reason a text is written in kanji but resupplied with furigana (small hiragana on a kanji this suggests that a way is work ). This last group of students will take the goodness adds of this book.
5 / 5
Ein solches Buch Dipped Kurzgeschichten, Die weder zu einfach noch zu kompliziert sind, war schwer zu finden. It is ist für gives Selbststudium optimum geeignet
5 / 5
Perfecto To have the satisfaction has given to understand the first texts that read. Those who is learning He Japanese Has a very Easy instrument and that gives satisfaction.
5 / 5
Usually does not write never the descriptions but this book deserves one. Step 1 year that study japones and can say that I already comprise enough. It loves the structure of the book. In the first place the history in pure japones and despues with traduccion in of the groins but of the questions and responses. We love me the histories, has a vocabulary util and yes learn new same things gramatica new! I recommend it totally :)
5 / 5
Ossia one of some better collections has found . They are perfect for my Japanese level and I am a lot happy a kanji has a furigana has attached. Some reservation any east and take me for ever to find them in mine kanji book. Some histories also allege to be beginners of paralización but is the hardest plot.
4 / 5
A book Touches that it debuts or games to dip to level.
Gives short histories in the first place in Japanese, afterwards with pair of sentence of sentence of English translation.
Totally In Kanji with furigana and kana, this book proposes a test of sympathetic writing (5/6 questions), and a vocabulary touches each history.
In the first place had in ebook, has bought the pound in the paper of format touch to leave dipped to give annotations.
5 / 5
Well... To the left say me this, spent some glasses to read when you buy this book.
Unless I can read kanji a lot well, a hiragana on a kanji is a lot small in a lot of thin and sometimes is printed by means of a kanji it doing sometimes impossible to read.
Could have been the good book for beginners, but is so only bad form.
4 / 5
A book is a lot a lot of beginners of paralización or any the one who only wants to read the Japanese book.
Amur Like a book is divided in 5 part for easy comprising. A vocabulary has used is also a lot easy the comprehend. Some histories are also a lot so only but little look of histories if the averages has finalised.
4 / 5
For any one learns read The Japanese, has a practice in the reading, or complete you the initial studios Japanese, is súper useful.
4 / 5
Once again Lingo the order has come to a rescue, doing Japanese more accessible to the widest population. In an Introductory Note an aim is declared well: ‘ we have written this book partorisca cover some subjects of entities that looks partorisca affect each new student of a Japanese tongue – the lack of material of useful reading. While in English can find you tonnes (or gigabytes, our modern time) of easy and accessible learning material, in Japanese you usually and promptly be die of hard literature partorisca read for your professors, and calm punctual will find you that it consults your dictionary more than calm would want to. Finally, calm will find you bored and uninterested continue, and your initially positive perspective early can turn sour. Our aim with this book will be partorisca distribute calm with useful, entertaining, useful and defiant material that any so only leaves you partorisca learn a tongue but also steps to help a time and do a less formal and more fun experience…'

After his Spanish to teach of the success, French, Italian, German, Russian, and Chinese, Korean, Dutch, Portuguese, Turkish, now continue teach Japanese! And work. Partorisca Do a bit few accessible Japanese characters, the transcriptions are resupplied in a form of transliteration and the conventional signs have used partorisca transcription. Each one that like this of some twenty histories follows a Rodeo of model of a history, Questions of Vocabulary in a history, and Answered. Or like this state of authors, ‘Each history will say the different history that involves only characters , deep with his own personalities and of the conflicts, while they ensure that you comprise an aim of a device of particular tongue in Japanese. Verbs, Pronouns, Substantives, Directions, Time and Dates: everything of will be covered in this book of Basic level partorisca Beginners. In any point present concepts too difficult partorisca you partorisca take, and any vocabulary has complicated will be studied in an end of the each history.'

A technician is solid and some histories are entertaining. Ossia The introduction very end to Japanese vocabulary that can arise it when Giappone of visit or simply conversing and comprise a Japanese population here home. This book is appropriate partorisca all the levels of ages, and the very required book this time in our national state! Grady Harp, August 20
4 / 5
the chairs like this is the very good histories collection partorisca prompt students. Ossia Quite easy to read, easier that nhk easy for chance, at least that has seen like this far. If calm so only is beginning to read but have some basic vocabulary under your tape, calm am likely to do your way by means of of the this.

Some things of pair really helps with east. You can see an English translation in the paragraph for base of paragraph, or can try read he without some translations if your level of skill is quell'has bitten main. You can underline words to take the fast definition of a kindle dictionary and yes has confused still has the clear cast of terms keys for order of introduction, defined in a context is by train to read them in.

Because of a level of skill, the histories contain the plot of has repeated designates and gives a reader the plot of exposure to the tongue used and for a third or fourth paragraph would owe that be able to read those have has repeated words of course. In a side of toe, some sentences are quell'has bitten more along and more complex that a basic “Ossia the sentences ” of type of the pen in of the resources of beginner. A book finds the half happy well that it would be it necessary be it defiant but doable for a prompt student.
4 / 5
Ossia A awesome the book and does not begin was with a translation! You owe that have familiarity with a Hiragana and Katakan characters to take full goodness of this book but some histories are also I quite short calm dulcemente can translate calm so that it goes. Each starts of Chapter were with a Japanese History, complete with Furigana on a Kanji, then breaks each paragraph down for a translation, when finalising up with the cast of vocabulary for a history, and then the short opposition! Ossia The must has to that learn Japanese!

Agrees: Memorise a Hiragana and Katakan first. If you can read he in Japanese, included if you do not know that it says at the beginning, will do it easier.
4 / 5
This book to learn resupplies the resource adds for Japanese Students. It is geared for students those who poden already read hiragana and katakana. Some histories are simple but practical phases. It resupplies small chunks of Japanese with a corresponding translation but also each history totally in Japanese for description and there is anticipated more beginners. A resource would be strengthened with audio.
5 / 5
A good collection of histories of daily life in easy Japanese. All Kanji active furigana, which does to read easier. Each sentence has the translation down to use or to ignore, according to a level of sympathetic.
Each history also has the cast of vocabulary and the section for Q&One. Some works of good book for self-study as well as for the professor-the class focused.
Has received the free copy of this book via Booksprout and voluntarily am leaving the description.
4 / 5
Each one that like this of starts of histories the scarce with simple Japanese so only, using kanji with furigana... These helps learn to use a simple kanji, together with a correct pronunciation in this context, immensely useful. This is to follow for a same text together with an English explanation, surround it short in both Japanese and English, and finally the cast of the vocabulary of some Japanese words has used. This leaves a tentativa to read an only version Japanese in the first place, the clue for an English version precise help... The approximation has synchronised well. I will be to look for more Japanese textbooks of Lingo Order.
5 / 5
Really can not stress the one who happy I are that it has taken this book . They are self-teaching Japanese, and this book of history has been soooo useful. I gave also self-confidence to maintain that it goes reason the really excited volume when I comprise the sentence! There is furigana in the majority of a kanji, a line that spatial is wide to help maintenances your place, is written to the left-to-right, and the sure words are in bold with definitions of glossary. I am still in N4/N5 level, and ossia a hampers well for me--really hard but no impossible. I have taken by means of roughly five histories in the step of the snail, choosing arrive a lot of vocab and comprising more grammar to the equal that go. Some histories look pertinent use of the mark of words has found in of the leading histories to give you practical with them.

A critique so only can do is that occasionally the word is in bold but is remained out of a glossary. A bit annoying, but at all the investigation of Google can not remedy.

So only wish there was more than books like this of Lingo Order. It likes perhaps of the together integer of the increasingly of collections of difficult history.
5 / 5
Admit. It does not enjoy Each HISTORY. But joy the majority of them.
An only reason has not finalised this book still is reason want to read law, but in bedtime this requires light. Perhaps it would owe that it has purchased it a Kindle version. But of some histories are everything independent of the each one another, finally will take to everything of them.
I logged on tonight to look for the book looked for when it is dark and master read in pill of mine.
For reference, my Japanese level is not entirely beginner, enough are the king-that study. It was a student of transmission in Giappone several decades. When I Am returned, has taken the semesters of pair of Japanese in university. But my school has not offered that imports he in him and I really have not had the way of the use, as anything I once had known, has forgotten. And that I had known has been limited in all the chance. But I am looking for to go further of this the used to know in anticipation vacacional short in Giappone (postponed because of a pandemic.) Now included are in Wanikani level 13. This book is perfect for me!
5 / 5
As it beginner of a Japanese tongue, finds this book to be an excellent additional tool for my investigation to fluidity. Some sentences are quite simple to follow together with (although calm to good sure will require to be proficient in yours hiragana and katakana) and some histories contain relatable situations that one could find in the daily base.

This has said, has to attack the star was for a potentially problematic content formatting flub. Each chapter contains the translated and untranslated version of a history together with the cast of words of vocabulary resupplied of this history. A book recommends before reading a untranslated history once, then that it reads it again while also that informs a cast of vocabulary. A question is that a cast of vocabulary is situated AFTER a version translated of a history, like this for following the joint of a book, calm (ironically) run a risk of accidentally spoils it a history for flipping back and advance among some pages. A book also contains the few random errors, likes in-text vocab words without furigana or the chapter titles that dark a furigana writes in his, but these are subject smaller .

Some people could not be annoyed for of the this, but for me leaves of an entertainment to learn the new tongue is looking for to guess that it is writing /spoken using some clues have been given. Your mileage can vary, but if this calm annoy you then would recommend to look elsewhere, or at least bookmarking some pages so many can toe among some pages without spoiling a history.
5 / 5
Like a half student, love this book partorisca do that it reads very light during these days where does not have a time partorisca read has complicated more things. Usually it prefers to touch text heavy video games (RPJs usually) like him incumplimiento way to learn, but sometimes operates it does not leave me consecrate at least 2 uninterrupted hours of in-the game that reads the day.

Has 20 chapters in this book. Each chapter takes the maximum of 15 minutes partorisca spend for (in my current level) with very simple reading comprehension concurrido in an end of the each chapter. As expected, so much a vocabulary and the grammar are quite 'd says no more than JLPT N5 level. There is the little kanji, vocabulary, and the grammar signals that ossia well on N5, but those are some very minimum and there is always furigana. I comprise this book is meant for beginners, but like the half student very occupied of a tongue the one who comprises an importance to practise that it reads comprehension each day so only a lot of @subject likes complicated a day is this book has been useful. Now, admitted, for any the one who is intermediate you probably so only wants to use this book yes really calm does not think you can take the reading something more in pair to your level thus day. This is not one every day book for this class of situation...

I desires have had no furigana in a complete version of the each history this in spite of. I comprise it is so only for the accessible to readers, but every time see furigana (any only in this book but everywhere this has) although it is kanji and the words are 100 familiar with my eyes always gravitate to a furigana. Also the desire there was more kanji the be has used here in place of just kana for words that is more generally written in kanji, but the suppositions concealed is expected how is meant for beginners.
4 / 5
Has received this book today and helped already! My aim is to do in a paragraph for day. Has has learnt words of vocabulary and some verbs. This book is a lot the friendly user and is not dumbed down neither. They are sure that this book will augment my skills of Japanese reading. I go to order a version of audio also
4 / 5
has loved like the majority of these histories has the lesson to learn, like a one in a coverage. Thoroughly I Have enjoyed this, and has not felt for likes it was the estudy experience' at all. Entertaining And useful.
5 / 5
Lingo I books of order are perfect to find big quantities of graded material to read that vocabulary of uses of big and natural frequency that speaks and writing models. The source adds of entrance of pertinent level for students of tongue.
4 / 5
If the mastered Japanese kana and wants to take the boss in kanji, ossia a book for you. A text uses furigana to spell out of a pronunciation of all a kanji characters.

Histories the scarce is obliging with more so only the little longer that the Kindle page. It likes that I can read of a history totally in Japanese, then look in a history again with English translations. A vocabulary and opposition in an end of the each history solidifies that has arrived to read.
4 / 5
Has taken the pair japanese classes (start of scratch) and this was a perfect level for me. It has added new vocab but did not overwhelm . Easy & fast to read. It would be he adds for supplementing classes or another studying.
4 / 5
Boring histories in that at all spends, just look in some rodeos.

And ANY AUDIO! Audio of need of students of tongue!
Does not squander your time.
4 / 5
Has done by means of the majority of some histories and am pleased highly with this product. Some histories are paced wonderfully and is defying enough to augment your reading and vocab skills without doing the chair overwhelmed. Ossia The must -purchase for any one looking for to augment his skills of Japanese reading.
4 / 5
Has tried the little of these readers, and this one is probably my preferred. The desire has done more! It liked that each one of history has the advance of japanese->english->rodeo->vocab description. A Q&One in an end has not been useful mine, but a rest was.
4 / 5
Has arrived in perfect condition! It is formatted so much can read with or without translations that I amour. A way adds to improve that it reads comprehension and vocabulary!

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 47 ratings
5 / 5
Help takes partorisca solidify that the learnt of a textbooks, happy to purchase this book.
5 / 5
Generally thinks that a quality is quite good and is the useful resource , but my main subjects are like this down:

1. It does not think 1 sentence of the example for each word is enough. A lot enough I have a cup 1000 words with 2 sentence each one that like this, or better still a cup 500 with 4 examples
2. There is better value reserves that he the alike thing, p. p.ej. . A prime minister a free east of an author and contains happy like this a lot of. Although it prefers the house of of the one of the east an on vocabulary in kanji
3. It can no any line of roll for line in an application, owe page of tower for page

Very bad, but has better things to spend your time in
5 / 5
Ossia supposition to be the cast of a cup 2,000 words in Japanese with sentences of example for each word. I think that that a concept is quite his, unfortunately is quite obvious that is been neighbouring place for any the one who does not speak Japanese.

Some of some words are not in fact words, is final of verb and other things that could come up has done so only a bit automated of the mining text for frequencies of word. Some of some definitions given for the words are dark definitions more than those generally used (i.et. One classifies of the what would take of Googling). Some of some sentences of example are odd or just simple injustice.
4 / 5
Vocabulary to learn can be the difficult task , and simply that spends for casts of words - while one separates of learning - a lot always try be one the majority of effective way.
To present words in context and with sentences of example, immediately take the feeling for as the word is used. He also really helps with memorising.
Depend that I learn more, can not be an only method to learn loves use, but in any case is the tool adds to learn this fascinating and a lot always easy tongue.
5 / 5
A good reserve which could have been adds. A stray occasion.

One of some rarities of this book are comprises the hiragana map in a front, but any one the katakana map. This attack to like an extremely lacking omission for a sake of the page or changing a hiragana map slightly.

Another, a bit related is translates kanji to hiragana in small source on the each sentence, but does not take one same resupplied spatial to similarly links katagana to the his hiragana counterparts.

Has had has comprised romaji in an additional line, this would have expanded a row of people this book would be useful to, and while he tamp on measured and side of a physical volume, is to good sure something would have to that do for one and version.

Does not complain a compraventa, but yes instantly can see like this can be does better is hard any to be disappointed that it is not .
4 / 5
Ossia The basic but useful book. You owe that know Hiragana and Katakana to be able to read this. If you are looking mainly to read kanji, can not recommend this book. A furigana in a kanji is well for a reading but reason a kanji is in bold, some of some shots are not quite acute to read effectively. A coverage and the paper are not a better quality but for a prize, ossia the good book to have in your shelf while not to impose you reading furigana.
4 / 5
I realy like it and am happy I has this but a thing have found I a lot annoy is a sentence of example for each word does not come with a way of the say (eg. 私はサビです Woud Be Watashi wa sabidesu) but I realy the like. Value your money highly recommends
4 / 5
Fantastic book. Easy to follow. My daughter of adolescent thinks that these are fantastic.
4 / 5
An useful book is visiting Giappone or simply that learns a tongue
4 / 5
This produced are adds for the beginners and the intermediate students etc. Are in general happy with this book to learn!
5 / 5
It does not break it down in both Japanese words and of the English does not explain some Japanese characters on like this partorisca say in both English and Japanese
5 / 5
Love this book . The creation adds , tool of good learning .
5 / 5
Gives Buch ist nicht schlecht und macht schon Sinn, wenn man sich weiterbilden möchte. It is ist allerdings sehr trocken und ist im Grunde nichts weiter, als eine Übersetzung zufälliger Sätze. It is gibt keine Bilder, keine Beispiele nichts anderes, als ein Satz (englisch) welcher dann gives japanische überzetzt wurde (oder andersrum).

Damit Man ein besseres Verständnis hat, mache ich bad ein Beispiel:
386 inu / dog
prefers dogs in cats.
'Japanische Übersetzung Has dipped Hiragana, Katakana und Kanji'

Gives jeweilige Wort steht dann dickgeschrieben auf japanisch und englisch.

Man muss also zwingend Hiragana sowie Katakana beherrschen. Sollten Kanji noch nicht bekannt Corazón, kann the man has given googlen (gibt bei jedem Kanji eine passende 'Umwandlung' in Hiragana oder Katakana).
Tatsächlich gibt Is viele Sätze, welche praktisch sind und einem einen besseren Eindruck und ein besseres Verständnis von gives Sprache ermöglicht. It is gibt allerdings auch ein paar Ausnahmen, welche wohl niemals Anwendung finden werden. Hinzu kommt, dass manchmal Quotes of Text nicht mehr zusammen auf eine Seite gepasst haben und likes ein Teil auf gives anderen Seite zu finden ist. Unpraktisch und unschön.
4 / 5
A basic concept that has it so only 2000 words of entities of this tongue and partorisca further explanaition a sentence like an example as well as a categorisation like eg substantive, the verb etc is well, or more like, is necessary, otherwise so only would be partorisca gather of 2000 words at all more. Well done

BUT a question, there too many deceptions. One would be good or two but included, like student of this legislation of tongue, could something multiple deceptions. Wrong translation of some sentences of example, any grammatically right japanese sentences. Everything of these is in there, but for far one the majority is so only wrong categorisation of type of word. Too much time I although 'any way this can be an adverb , so only for his meaning this can not be one' and suprise partorisca look all these questinable the words up was well, was so only bad categorized. I do not want to know those that deceive are spent for big.

These hasty only looks and was fact so only partorisca sell them, any reason a Japanese professor there is really be an intention partorisca teach something. He like this lame all the one who do not want to do operate extra, does not buy it !!! It could manage this reason are any beginner in Japanese and like this this reserves in general is useful mine but partorisca the beginner thinks a multible the deceptions will take you to a lot of question or deceptions in your Japanese that then has to that undo
4 / 5
Some starts of book with an introduction that explains like this partorisca use a book, more the hiragana and katakana table so that I can read some sentences like the integers and a lot so only a vocabulary looked so only (which has a pronunciation has after listing his), of then all kanji active furigana writes on him. Some sentences are useful daily examples with a english the translation and a vocabulary is underlined partorisca be writing in bold.

Ossia Where a start of questions - a lot of kanji that is to write in bold is impossible to read reason calms can not see some alone lines anymore, and a source constantly transmissions among two. A cast of a vocabulary would be order because some words are 'ordered for frequency' (which have not seen before) and this does to find the word or sentence again really hard. A vocabulary has a romaji (pronuncíation) his together writing but is often slightly wrong (p.ej. kanousei (Possibility) is writing kanoosee in a book). Japanese terms like this of the festivals that is mentioned in some sentences are explained but also bad here and there (ej. koinobori Is not a festival of flag of the carp he but some flags that is used). A creation is inconsistent - has left often a fund of the empty page so that some sentences are maintained together, but often they any and a english translation skips the next page. An empty space is nettling but good to maintain some together sentences, but is inconsistent and a page is same 2/3 space for any reason.

A book is the good bed-by means of but ossia, at all to systematically learn achieve any one you yours list of vocabulary suitable for him.
4 / 5
A lot sure if this book has been put neighbour for any the one who does not speak any Japanese or the one who so only has not verified a text but while a concept of a book is well to the plot of some examples is incomplete words and disappeared . Some of some sentences of same example are that it loses a word of example that is meant to be explaining.

So many errors so only are confusing for any start to learn Japanese.
5 / 5
Ossia The comprehensible reference of 2000 of some the majority of common Japanese words. It resupplies the good overview on some the majority of common words and the sentences and some words look attentively selected to help calm in familiar that pause in the contemporary setting. Some sentences of example are also a lot good.

Is perfect partorisca beginners and intermediates the one who already has one comprising of basic grammar, Kanji & Kana, particles and structures of sentence. Easily I can me see using this to further develop mine Anki coverage and it using as it drives fast to maintain my memories of the fresh vocabulary.

A tip for some authors: there is not any harm in repeating a word, is used in a start of a sentence of following example. It has bitten to Confuse at the beginning when the looked so only in a sentence, but a lot of biggie :)
5 / 5
Some words are really a lot common, had found almost each one that like this of them while reading, before. Also grammar very useful the models are listed.
A lot useful partorisca intermediate students but probably any partorisca beginners.
4 / 5
This book gives some the majority of common Japanese words, but comprise particles etc. (Which, understandably, is in an upper). It would be much better a list had been limited to substantives, verbs, adjectives, and to one likes. How it is, it is not a lot useful. They are not quell'using, but could result useful in a future when I love words of description.
A book has the a lot economic look.
5 / 5
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4 / 5
A calm book help the plot for following this sure method, learns some the common words can comprise the percentage adds conversations, texts and half comunicacionales. I find it really effective and ready way partorisca learn the new tongue. I possess and read some other books of a same series and really would recommend this book.
5 / 5
Liked very like this is a lot didactic And with the explanations a lot clears
5 / 5
This book is useful when that looks for to learn vocabulary.
A way is writing the easy fact partorisca agree .
5 / 5
... Partorisca Dip your already learnt japanese Vocabulary to( sensemaking, every day usable and a lot common) the sentences and it beginning that it speaks with this help immediately. Note that would be necessary to be you able to read a Hiragana and katakana. If like this, ossia the book adds partorisca you partorisca do advances the conversation a figure out of faster joined the sentences of way am built,when and where the particles are used
has bought a version impresa and I of the that remorses he! A book has the good measure,the good structure and some readings is big is of entity also.
Learns of german ( in English) the japanese and can recommend to to this book likes him one adds on to the yours practical-and workbooks.
4 / 5
Better way partorisca learn words in context. A way I use are memorise some sentences and ask my friends/familiarised partorisca say a sentence in English and say in Japanese. I found it a lot of gain learns more and more vocabulary in of the sentences and using them in daily life. Highly recommend it.
5 / 5
A kindle the edition is horrible. Still partorisca free would not take it . Has a lot of words in almost each one which sentences that loses. Some times a subject @of lack, some times an object, some times some verbs. This pound can destroy you yes calms so only is beginning to learn Japanese. It is a thing to be useless, is another to teach wrongly.
5 / 5
This book is an excellent resource is learning to read Japanese. It uses some the majority of common Japanese words for order of his frequency into use, which is the terrific way to present them the students. A book has improved my fluidity quickly, exactly to the equal that has announced. I recommend this for people those who are intermediate students the one who already knows a kana and a lot of kanji, but the one who is trying to improve his fluidity to read.
4 / 5
That loves the majority is so only that there is the book partorisca east in Japanese. The casts of vocabulary are useful, but his like this good to have examples of these words in a context of sentences, and listings for like this common is. This class of book is the really good way to take familiar with some words of the big frequency outside of the textbook, outsides of the cast of word or flashcards. If you are an independent student taste, could appreciate of this class of book like the supplement to your studios. It likes having to that some class of overview in some the majority of frequent words in the tongue, as has an idea of the like vocabulary to learn first and the mark sure has while learnt am studying grammar. A more collected to learn these words, a sooner can begin venturing was to read material more native and learning of context more. Ossia The really good tool for that, and was like this happy when one has taken fact for Japanese - reason have seen this class of book for other tongues and is to declare a lot useful!

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5 / 5
This book are adds like the main source of supplemental material of studio. They are the beginner in Japanese (-60 hours partorisca study like this far) and to the as it likes me more in of this book is a following:

1. The words are listed for order of frequency
2. You take repeated casualidad partorisca recognise the words have seen before in other sentences
3. (Resembled 2) takings has repeated exposed the words, particles, and structures of grammar
4. His no shy out of comprising Kanji and an equivalent Hiragana partorisca pronunciation

To the equal that am using this book:

I use fine it-faceted approximation the learning of tongue, where like to expose to the variety of sources (books, podcasts, shows, music, etc) in the variety of levels of difficulties (begs, int, adv). It uses this book in a rear end of the session of studio after doing some plus focused vocab, Kanji, and the grammar that study. It finds this partorisca be one something better reason the plot partorisca time gives me an occasion partorisca recognise the words or the structure have learnt that day or recently which help partorisca reinforce them and also helps my confidence ( feels good to know calm in fact is learning, especially in the tongue that is like this foreign the native Western speakers and where the progress sometimes can feel esabajo').

Would not look to this book partorisca take you flowed, but in that the be be draw partorisca, thinks that is the resource adds.
4 / 5
Once again Lingo the order has come to a rescue, leaving partorisca do Japanese more accessible to the widest population. In an Introductory Note an aim is declared well: ‘These expressions of presents of the book and the sentences in an order have based on frequency in both tongues spoken and writings. For like this, one some the listings in a cup is some words would listen finalised partorisca arrive in some streets of Giappone…One of some things could try when that learns the foreign tongue is partorisca do fellow the one who speaks a tongue and learn conversations of form with them. While it is recommended highly, that could remain was is a tongue written. Partorisca Improve fluidity, will require partorisca know a tongue written also, and some words or the sentences so only can look write. This book is composed of frequently looking words in both writings spoken and Japanese.'

After his Spanish to teach of the success, French, Italian, German, Russian, and Chinese, now turn to teach Japanese! And work. Partorisca Do a bit few accessible Japanese characters, the transcriptions are resupplied in a form of transliteration and the conventional signs have used partorisca transcription. Taking it dulcemente, any to no with practice, the Japanese words result accessible! And one of some very achieved characteristic of this book is a depth of discussion on some symbols, grammar, and English phonology of words – the characteristic that this the quality textbook!

A technician is solid and some lessons have taught well. Ossia The introduction very end to Japanese vocabulary that can arise it when Giappone of visit or simply conversing and comprise a Japanese population here home. This book is appropriate partorisca all the levels of ages, and the very required book this time in our national state! Grady Harp, Abril 20
5 / 5
The one who this pound is not : it is not the substitute partorisca any one the book of grammar or the good dictionary.
The one who this book is: useful supplemental material of studio, and the decent place partorisca imagine was where partorisca begin to learn vocabulary, particularly is an independent student . Learning a more has used generally the early calm words on give you the big turn partorisca yours investment of time, partorisca a simple reason that those are some the calm words am likely to find more often!
4 / 5
Likes a lot like this far. It likes that it is presented for of order of frequency and that all the words are given in a context of the full sentence. Also it likes that it is written in of native kanji and kana with furigana resupplied to help read a kanji. Finally, the naturalidad touching the English equivalent is given (Note: this is not the word-partorisca-translation of word. I think that that it is the good thing like English and Japanese does not correspond almost). Some reviewers has critiqued he for not resupplying the grammatical explanations but concealed is not a purpose of this book.

This rids is not necessarily partorisca absolute beginners but so that they know like this to read hiragana and katakana and is familiar at least with reading kanji.

Thinks that is the source adds to purchase new vocabulary as well as practising skills to read and purchasing grammar by means of reading entrance and example. Work as well as it is-alone resource or remained with textbook or other grammatical materials.
4 / 5
This reserves no calm so only give you 2000 common words in Japanese but gives him in context. That means in this way of offers of the book more than initially fulfils an eye. You can begin to extrapolate basic grammar as well as it begins to read a faster tongue and easier with each sentence, like your eyes adapt to a uniqueness of some characters.

A thing appreciates more in a Lingo serious of the order is a simplicity approaches his books with. Be any 5 chapters of rear history in a history of a tongue (any that the history is not that it interests so only that in a start is easier that direct in a thing the time) which creates an easy 'gone in to' character in his books. Calm does not seat left out of skipping pages or ploughing to the random page.

Simple is more when that begins the tongue.
4 / 5
Has mixed feelings. List 2000 sentences with a sentence of example likes has declared calm so that taking that spent for the good prize. Felizmente For me was the less than satisfactory quantity of Japanese as it already was like this to read and some random words, has bought a book to help with grammar and to augment my vocabulary. In my opinion this book is not for beginners the only start was previously to the travesía to Giappone or to help with immediate/necessary conversation. Calm assume you can read (any romanji was side of a sentence of real/word in question) and that joined other words in a sentence of example means to give 'answered. Also so only it gives the alone example to the to the equal that offers no explaination like the book of pertinent teaching has to that. Fresh sound the verb, but is the ru or or verb? It is this formal or informal sentence ? That is a difference among yahari and yappari (like pictured) or -teru vs -teiru? When it is appropriate to use this word and where in a precise sentence goes? One the majority of difficult part learns for me is structure of pertinent sentence like a english the sentence has translated is not exactly useful likes any/can not match word for word. Also a source is not compatible during a book (2nd picture) which annoy me also.

I still will use it, but jointly with mine other resources to learn properly. Also it plans the entrance the majority of some texts to a excel doc so that it can organise it based in parts of speech, needs, and relevance.

Modification: changed of 3 to 2 stars. Looking more to a book, the desire there was the glossary. Has has related words like this of the colours, months of a year, counties, opposites of the adjectives etc would owe that be afterwards to the each one like this another in a cast.
5 / 5
These are some the majority of true sentences that has found. They have done obviously his investigation because these sentences of example are jumps and bounds further some created and quirky the sentences will find in of the dictionaries and of the texts of Japanese tongue. For example: 'This is the picture of my sister.' ' We will rid your container tomorrow.'
Drawbacks: (1) it has taken a Kindle the book and does not have a furigana in a kanji. If you have learnt already roughly 3,000 kanji, probably any need this book, like this missing furigana in an and-frames to reserve like this felt like the door without the boss (otherwise I there would be it given 5 stars). (2) it does not take this book if you are the beginner . Calm already would owe that be comfortable reading Hiragana and Katakana and there is at least he 500 vocabulary of word in Japanese, or this will be slow in disposal. My Japanese capacity is lower-intermediate based in a CEF, as it thinks that that it is perfect for more than low-intermediate and on.
5 / 5
In the first place was: This rids is not for beginners. Work as well as the additional resource for intermediate students the one who is looking to develop his vocabulary.

One of some better things in this book is that inner some 2000 words are the good cast of common words, and an author resembles at least know Japanese. I have found a lot of lists of 1000/2000 words of entities, and this pound is is better that some- or at least the averages of is. This rids to good sure loses some obvious some, this in spite of- any of some days of a week are data (Sunday, Monday, etc.), Any minute (1 minute, 5 minutes), so only the pair of some hours and any some concealed is exceptions to a regular principle, likes 7:00. Instead, we take 7 different words for 'condition', yes 7! Everything of is used in a same way. It likes takings more afterwards to an end of a book, begins to see this same tendency of the data of multiple words for a same word, without idea on when to use one or another, which is more populate, etc. And everything in a sacrifice of not taking some days of a week or saying time or very other examples that would look far more has used generally!

Unfortunately, some words are given in some class of soyost common' commanded (without quoted reference) and absolutely any indication or another way to cross-words of reference. It wants to know yes 'neko' is one of some 2000 words? An only way to know is to look for, page for page, entrance for entrance. If any calm find it, calm can not be totally sure calms the the stray so only or is really any of his 2000 words. So many, be prepared to do your own indication and work by means of this book like the textbook, no a book of simple reference that has gone to be. A lack of any structure to this book so only does this almost totally useless, especially is in a half of the conversation with any and need to look on the word. Like another reviewers there is remarked, is probably better of just buying the dictionary.

Some of some other reasons this book is not recommended for beginners:

Grammar: This book presents the plot of grammatical terms- particles, prepositions, conjunctions, etc. But does not give any principle for like this to use these, so only the alone example, and often such terms have different principles according to a type of sentence. Like the reader will owe that imagine was like this to use these terms in his own. In fact, many of a headings is bad organised and do the common grammatical terms look odd been due to as it has been presented. In better, will learn to speak Japanese 'as the tourist', not liking the native.

Katakana: Like another reviewers has mentioned, this book explains Hiragana, but no Katakana. And of a book has no Romaji (only Furigana), will be lost absolutely on like this to pronounce more sentences unless there is mastered both alphabets.

Verbs: This rids does not classify to to verbs likes him to him the group 1, Group 2, etc. And a lot of some examples use a dictionary-conjugation of form, like this calm will not know like this to conjugate any of some verbs that final in -iru/-eru without consulting the book of better reference. To the long of these same lines, a book liberally translates verbs of the dictionary of form likes one '-ing' final, which in fact uses the different conjugation altogether. Also it possesses another popular book there is poured in verbs (for Tuttle) authored for native Japanese speakers, and in spite of some 1,000 more common verbs harm, this book presents diverse hundred another like this alternative, probably more-has used often. So many, calm can not count in this book for anything useful with verbs, although some words is not bad.

A vocabulary: it would have been well everything of some sentences of example has used so only some 2000 words have presented in this book. After all, you can very really say the word is used generally your sentence of the only example is the person to sentence never use, or so only would use seldom. In spite of that, many some sentences of example incorporate has has complicated words and of the structures, or teach you like this to say to to the things like to create in aliens of spatial or volunteer that calm for the group of local recycling. Such examples are useful for some student intervals that tries to develop his learning. But for the beginner, where 2000 words compares to a vocabulary of the boy of 4 years and months to learn, these types of examples are pocolos practical.

A Kanji: A formatting of this book uses intrepid to underline a be of the word has presented. Unfortunately, a lot a Kanji in this form is resulted the solid black blob ossia unintelligible. You would owe already it knows the one who Kanji is referenced, which again done this undesirable for this still learning Kanji. A big plus typeface or the different method to underline some terms would have been very better.

This book has to that it weaves of potential if some authors would dip any impulses of plus when doing easier that find and use some designates die, and has had double-checked for any obvious omissions like a time-the terms have mentioned on. How it is, so only it could recommend this like the still supplement half students the one who plan to read a coverage of thing the whole-coverage, that reproduces a whole thing in his own notes so that it can be properly organised and has studied. And still then, I am quite suspicious in an accuracy of these when being a soyost common' words. There is to plot of better books there to spend your money on.
5 / 5
Like one student to begin advanced of Japanese, has found a Kindle the version of this useful book advances my studios. Fixed according to frequency of use, each word begins with his form written in Japanese, clue for his pronunciation and meaning in English. In like this it is the Japanese sentence that use a word and his English translation. Kanji I characters are broken down to furigana, as I have known as to pronounce each new word.

Already require to know kana to use this book. This in spite of, there is the gain kana map in a intro expensive to adapt you.

A text was clear and readable in both tongues and I likes him that some sentences are some would use in real life, as 'That in the earth is that,' or soyy puppy is adorable.' An only with east a lack of an indication, which would have a lot of be useful to locate the concrete word.
4 / 5
Furigana Is printed afterwards to Kanji very on, difficult to read in Kindle version.
5 / 5
This book is exactly the one who a title suggests. It is the bit partorisca overwhelm , but is clear and presented in an order the help learns a tongue.
4 / 5
Wow, This has been the resource adds likes studio a Japanese tongue! Especially I seat I helped to strengthen vocabulary. Some examples have used in the context is useful. The material of supplement adds partorisca in-studio of depth of a tongue.
4 / 5
Loves this book for his thousands of the sentences that the utmost use, natural, animate —and practical ^^— tongue, all desquels is explained in of the clear , abonos English.
5 / 5
Has studied Japanese when it was in highschool. @I give it has begun to lose my knowledge to the equal that have loved the book that refresh my memories and this reserve so only all I need. It is really good!
5 / 5
The tool adds to learn new words and seeing them used in the sentence. It would recommend so that they already know kana. It has given these four stars because almost each third page has fallen was and has had to that rebind a book.
5 / 5
Clames To use native japanese but the book of text has used japanese. This will not teach you spoken japanese.
4 / 5
I like an integer setup like six books looked in other tongues. Down waiting for uses he more actively, is not beginner of beginner, but will result more and more handy in a travesía to learn
4 / 5
A thing that more certainly likes in a book is concealed is was simple and has amused at all too hard but at least can kill some time and learn something a same time, a thing complains roughly was a quell'shipping has taken to long to arrive but has be worth it.
5 / 5
A lot of useful words and sentences. The desire there was the little more romaji still beginners. It supervises these reservations was!

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Rating: 5 out of 5 with 2 ratings
5 / 5
Ossia An amazing book partorisca begin . Altho Was smaller that has thought, am still very happy.
5 / 5
Has required something like this in my level partorisca take me that law and this was perfect! It has not gone too difficult neither too easy.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 40 ratings
5 / 5
The histories add partorisca young girls. A book is structured like engliah the text is in some sinister pages while a japanese the text is in a legislation. Everything japanese the text will be in sync with whats in a english side as you will not be that it reads that it is in fact in a next page. A lot handy.
Would prefer more histories in a book but how is his the good value and some histories are very interesting.
5 / 5
Súper Notes of entities: it is better partorisca the half level Japanese Readers (Early N3). A grammar and the vocabulary am complicated enough and not liking the textbook history. For some histories his, is a lot entertaining and a translation is well. A subject main is a format . Given a difficulty, does not have any reason for a book to have any romaji ( can read a book, calm no precise romaji). It is included bolded like my eyes go directly his. That is a point to dip that? We are to suppose to learn to read in Japanese. Some other smaller flus is some incongruences and errors. They like him some new Kanjis will not be in a cast of vocabulary for some reason, or a romaji a lot included match a hiragana reading.
5 / 5
To good sure helps my Japanese studios. They are so only be that it study for roughly 5 month but I comprise some of of the this. Helps with vocab the plot
5 / 5
A lot in general, but a quality of the register of the audio is poor. Some voices are being missing of in some frequencies of low end and there is enough the bit of white noise like the result of crew of poor microphone. It is the shame because in all other ways enjoyed it.
4 / 5
Am using this book like the pause of a 'boredom' of textbook exercises with my italki partner. A house on when being improving listening skills when you can read to the long of - and evasion to an English in the pinch (ideally never). Some histories in fact are that they interest, different so many of some elections expósitas in, says, Tadoku. Ossia To good sure for an intermediary and on student - like this on me in timing to write is, but ossia WELL.

A CD is quell'has bitten archaic, but included has the walk is 5 minutes to do to move a Mp3 to the yours iPhone invernadero iTunes (does not know that it has to that do on Android). This in spite of there is also links it resupplied in a start of a book on downloading them of the website of an editor, where can you so only grab the all as the file of ZIP. I so only that for the comparison and he does like this a lot (against that some commenters there is complained roughly).

To That really likes on an audio is that of them the reader has done an endeavour for clear pronunciation while still touching natural: any animate way 'converse fresh'. Still in my level could read together with a hiragana/furigana quite a lot of - included this in spite of me otherwise same still fight with NHK Easy!
5 / 5
Has spent this book because I have loved the book the mature plus to help me learns to read better Japanese (this book has traditional and popular Japanese histories that is the good way to learn more in Japanese culture together with a tongue). Has a Japanese text in a right page, and an English translation in an accident. It is advised for a book to try and read a first first Japanese to read an English translation, and although I have taken so only so only by means of some first helps of history.

Some better things the note is that when the kanji looks for a first time, there is furigana on the, but yes looks again there is not a lot of furigana, which force you to take the attention to that is looking in. Ossia The good method to practise that it reads in Japanese, and to imagine out of a translation for your account.

Utilisation this book together with an on-line Japanese dictonary (to the equal that are so only the beginner in Japanese concealed so only is beginning to learn his kanji) to try and translate each line of paragraph for line. Note: there is the section in an end of the each history that is on entity kanji and words (section of vocabulary), but prefers to use the Japanese dictonary to help me learn like this to look for things up for futures refrence (ossia the subject of prefrence and ways of different learning, and no the subject of a book he).

Regarding a book, a book is of the quality adds and add for a prize. I love a coverart in a front (that it was it one of some things that drew to a book in a first place), and a paper used in a book is of good quality also. Ossia Something finds often when taking books of Tuttle Publishing ( is one of mine favourite of publishing groups to take books to help with my Japanese learning).

Some histories his (which have read they) is very dipped was, clear and concise and would recommend for Japanese students, and has included the professors that teachs Japanese to help there the students learns more in a tongue and a culture. A book is very dipped was, with the good-looking illustrations that split each history, and he no calm creature.

In general, am looking forward to using this book to practise my Japanese, and has to that it feels that I will use more than a swipe on to to some years likes him to him the studio.
4 / 5
Excellent for alquien that has a half level. Functional zero for beginners.
4 / 5
Highly recommends this book for people that is learning Japanese. A content there is around five histories that is broken down the notes of grammar, casts of vocabulary of entity, notes in cultural context, and questions of exercises of content/ of history. Ossia A awesome resorted to use. An only disappointment is that so only has five histories, would be lovely had more inner that histories.
4 / 5
Obviously needs to split Gives a minimum has given knowledge of the tongue, he cd alleged is utilísimo for 'do the ear ', satisfied
4 / 5
Or the book is súper complete! Further of having several interesting histories, there is also or dictionary of words, or that help a lot in the hour partorisca read and partorisca memorise like words. It comes also a cd with Like this the histories spoken. It is cost Each cent. And it has arrived but fast that had expected. I recommend a lot!
5 / 5
The excellent book comprises a Box of audio, the sound of the cd is clear and the tone of his voice does more inmersiva the reading.

Helps L the understanding of the Japanese tongue.
4 / 5
Amur That there is hiragana on a kanji as it can not read a kanji hahaha. It is the lovely book partorisca read your free time!
5 / 5
Has taken here punctually, good conditions and has wrapped. It comprises the CD to help calm with pronunciation.
4 / 5
Is a very good book. The good quality and the histories are a lot entertained.
5 / 5
A splendid book, with cd audio, furigana...
Súper Satisfied
4 / 5
Really useful, like pages of a short exercise and a cd register.
4 / 5
At present using this book partorisca my class of Japanese reading. While EVERYTHING of a vocabulary and the grammar is explained, a roughly of a kanji is a lot of outdated and any one used anymore. I aimed it to the few Japanese professors and has not been impressed-- has considered a vocabulary and kanji no quell'useful. Some editors have copied basically a text of an internet and has added then some definitions of dictionary. Idea quite simple, but any a lot of to rent here. Probably around a N3 level.
5 / 5
This book is perfect for students of Japanese tongue. Any notes the help comprises the grammar and a CD improves your capacity to listen and reading capacity.
5 / 5
This book is awesome!
In a sinister page can read a history in English, and in a right page can read a history in Japanese. After each history there is the cast of vocabulary and some notes of a translator! Such an amazing book, loves that!
4 / 5
Does a lot well for some authors, detailed and perceptive. Especially well it is a fact that partorisca each history a furigana looks so only once, in a first moment of appearance of the each word. Then, one can maintain add for the pencil for has has repeated words, which help to learn a kanji.
4 / 5
Had impressed really with this book. Has 5 traditional japanese folk histories. Two side of the pages for side is in two different tongues, japanese and english. When The kanji is presented in the first place in a history has the hiragana reading, but a next time that kanji looks it there will be one reading calm so that it force you to take attention and agree readings. In an end of a history a continuous book in sections of a text, asks questions on grammar, and explains kanji pairings. On all a lot of gain knows hiragana, katakana and some decent knowledge in kanji.
4 / 5
Has been studying vocabulary for the moment and taking to bore. It has learnt some systems to write to read Japanese and has chosen this on as well as Harry Potter in Japanese. I am impressed enough with one face to face pages and in an end of the each one of an a lot of the histories is vocabulary for almost everything. It is exactly in a level wants to be in to augment comprising of alone words to take ideas by means of. A CD of audio in some helps of finals with listening like this to say some words also.
4 / 5
An art of coverage is quite and a selection of history is the a lot of very especially for people those who there is not reading a lot japanese histories.
An only complaint has is a CD has comprised, has not been any a lot of people those who use still CDs so that it would improve a product has comprised the digital tone for an audio also/instead.
4 / 5
These books contains histories each girl in Giappone learns in Elementary School, and yes calms so only is beginning to take the quite good sized vocabulary, is perfect. As to the one who would owe that read? Well, his probably more for the people were almost ready to read his first real literature.
4 / 5
This book has five histories, three is more along and two is quite short. I have asked Japanese people roughly his, and looks these histories and his authors are very known in Giappone. Each history is writing in kanji with furigana, and then in English. Each history also has an indication of has has translated words, with has detailed explanations. So many, is not so only the history and his translation, his the history with the grammar and lesson of vocabulary. A CD is to give it support of has bitten . I listen in my car, and a sound is exited so only of a speaker. This in spite of, want to listen to a CD. Highly it recommends this book, especially for the beginner advanced Japanese students.
5 / 5
Has bought this for the daughter that takes Japanese in university. It found it gain to resist to to his knowledge likes them the person in a house can speak/practice with his! With which two years of classes could read this without subjects.
5 / 5
Some histories in this book are a lot of-elected, but a hiragana written on a kanji partorisca help in meaning, is tiny and almost impossible to see in some chances. It does not look like all the vocabulary is explained in a glossary, and a vocabulary that is explained does not look to be in an order that is easy to inform to. This has said, has learnt some new vocabulary to read this book.
4 / 5
Some histories have English definitions of words, how is a lot easy to look on the calm works do not know . I think that that ossia the wonderful tool to practise that it reads in Japanese.
5 / 5
Ossia SO ONLY that has required to maintain up with my Japanese after graduating! Some pictures are also a lot good-looking and add the good touch to some histories. Some histories comprise the plot of kanji but always have pronunciation in hiragana to the equal that can practise, and of course a english the translation in a left will help to go back and advances to take a full meaning of a Japanese text. HIGHLY recommend for any one any Japanese and wants to continue learning with which schooling.
4 / 5
Ossia The book adds for intermediate students of Japanese. It does to learn to read Japanese a enjoyable process. It is place was perfectly with English in a side and Japanese in another clue for notes of translation and vocabulary. Some histories are interesting and so only a hampers well. I expect that this crew of free author more books like this in a future.
4 / 5
Awesome Resorted. They are in N5 level it and feel like this is perfect.
5 / 5
A book is well but be wary purchases for a kindle. It is not formatted for side for translation lateralmente and the text that sees calm so much can any one plant behind and advances. If it had known this would have bought a paperback version. :(
5 / 5
Pound very good! Has several histories in japanese and english, there easy to comprise yes is learning japanese in a half level or advanced. It will recommend haertratly!
4 / 5
Utmost and interesting histories partorisca take the Japanese tongue that learns to a next level
4 / 5
love this book. Some images and a test are very intriguing partorisca ours girl. They love it.
4 / 5
Like this pleasant! Bought this partorisca my fellow the one who is looking for to learn Japanese and absolutely loves it.
4 / 5
Likes to like a Kanji is pointed so only once in Hiragana and then afterwards is forced for the agree. Some histories are also very interesting.
4 / 5
This book are adds. Highly I recommend it to any the one who is looking for to learn Japanese. It is an amazing resource !
4 / 5
Want to some few histories. This book are adds in helping with my Japanese.
4 / 5
Has bought this book on Amazon. Has no downloadable audio.

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5 / 5
That an education! Tokyo Junkie law like the book of history and has amazing talent, partorisca kick. If you want to Tokyo and Giappone already, calms that will want to even more after experiencing this book. Such the fun walk.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 47 ratings
4 / 5
It operates excellent , scholar; clear and concise. It resupplies the clear idea to some origins and evolution of alive Japanese and behaviour. A method because a book has been created is fascinating and effective. Each chapter also resupplies questions partorisca discussion. Highly recommended.
4 / 5
Has chosen this enjoyable booklet up in Narita Airport in my house of way of still like this another recognition to this interesting country. For some times have landed in Frankfurt had read he partorisca cover to cover.
A book is conceived like the prime minister. The contributi are organised in brief chapters, each one which as one in leader in an appearance of entity of Japanese culture. One learns in rituals, aesthethic categories, myths, principles of social organisation, examples to continuation, etc. Each chapter concludes with the series of tasks partorisca activities of discussion in of the classes.
With short chapters, the glossary and the quite widespread bibliography, a book is conceived obviously like the introduction of wide paintbrush the Japanese culture and the bone to step to studio further.
For these unitiated to this complex and sometimes baffling culture, a modest prize of this book is money is very displaced. But for a thorough treatment a look to good sure need elsewhere.
4 / 5
First of all left correct an a bit negative reviewer the one who declares concealed 'A Japanese Alcohol' is 'as the British professor has interpreted Japanese culture'. This commentary assumes informs to Roger J. Davies The one who believes is in fact British for birth (more precisely Welsh) but was spent in fact on and educated in Canada and has continued so only recently his studios behind in Country of Galles. It is Professor of Linguistic Applied in Ehime University in Matsuyama, Giappone, and also Academic Manager of the centre of English Education of this University. This book is modified also for Osamu Ikeno, the one who is Associates Professor of English Education in a Faculty of Education in Ehime University. As this is far from only one the interpretation of the British professor. Ossia The book of some can.
Also, if another reviewer assertion that a book has the 'lack of depth in an analysis, frecuenta no-sequiturs' (and the one who included goes like this far like this to recommend that calm 'use in yours peril') is the for real just evaluation of a level to do has produced for Roger Davies and Osamu Ikeno, then doubts if these two gentlemen would occupy a prestigious place does.
Like the European and 'general reader' has found a book has given the fascinating creates to that at the beginning can resemble a layman to be the baffling and unfathomable culture, extra die credence for a fact that, like state of introduction, an information has presented is of a perspective of some Japanese people they. Some leaves of format for the random studio like some chapters can be read in any desire of order.
Would consider this one drives invaluable for any one visiting Giappone and/or the one who wish to better comprises some complexities of behaviour and Japanese customs. Any pound possibly could explain all some intricate facets of Japanese society, and certainly any to all the world is satisfaction , but 'A Japanese Alcohol' goes the long way to do like this.
5 / 5
Am spent on to this book in a public library and chose it on reason, is one the majority to reserve recently published has had to choose of. I have been stdying Japanese for 3yrs and has visited Giappone three times. Giappone Is the complex country with an even more complex culture. These offers to reserve some context and general idea for Giappone sympathetic and his culture. It is of particular use for sympathetic a basics of communicating Japanese people. Some chapters in tatemae, twists, amae and chinmoku is one the majority of gain. It is dipped up like the book of discussion with breif exercises of class in an end of the each chapter, but is a perfect mate for any the one who studios a tongue or regularly interacts with Japanese people.
4 / 5
I stumbled to this thoroughly enlightening book in an end of the mine third year of living in the small bucolic city in some mountains of Giappone rural. While it is feigned like an overview and introduction to diverse things that can some different Japanese looks and enigmatic to outsiders, many some subjects are spoken of his historical evolution, which help to build them in the much fuller and like the figure complete plus. Besides, some subjects have covered is often unobservable to a visitatore random and neophytic the foreigner transplants, still is centrical to comprise a Japanese character. Where so only had assisted simply and pondered in baffling actions and according to contradictory look a lot of some people that resided among at the beginning, after reading this book am coming to comprise them in the much clearer and tolerant way. Another result, incidentally, has gone also helped to relieve me by means of an extremely delayed chance of accident of culture. We would owe that remark that the questions arise no by means of stereotyping (which, in spite of our fanatical politician correctness the time tends to be attentive thicker that any), but when we use these generalisations to affirm to cultural superiority, or to to the inferiority likes them the chance can be, and to define to the differences like the be of anything another that such.
This wonderful little book is written clearly peel the university students Japanese, and modified by some professors those who drove, in the fashion that mark included the accessible opaque concepts. The ritualistic behaviour is deconstructed in simple and precise tongue, in the conciseness ossia also equally typical of a Japanese. It is organised to twenty-eight mostly interconnected chapters, although I can read him in any order prefers. Some are perhaps too many brief and would require exploitations elsewhere for these serious inquisitors, still, like some pieces to the puzzle, if with the accuracy connects them, surrender the thorough image in his totality. Some editors, this in spite of, is careful to adapt that many of these subjects continue to be debated and controversial included inside Japanese society today. In spite of, an enthusiastic observer has to, for example, be able to meld chapters like Uchi to Soto (literally translated like this inner and external), Honne to Tatemae (actions and real intentions of superficial/words, in the chapter has wished was developed more), Haragei (the implicit way comunicacional), has wanted to (ambiguity), and Nemawashi (dipping a groundwork) the more comprise a Japanese "ways" in intercultural dealings and discern reason has been often considered like isolated rests inside his own country and outside of some authorships in of the world-wide subjects that to the a lot like the attribute to one of the economic powers stronger that a world.
This book is fill with informative and insightful tests and would have to that be compulsory reading for any interested in a Japanese mentality, so that they study a tongue, and for even this Japanese the one who has the abonos quite order of English and desire to comprise and communicate more in his culture that some trite appearances that it is like this often regurgitated in of the films and pulp populate. In an end of the each chapter there is activity of discussion this any only probe further to a subject respective and often try the relate to Giappone contemporary, but also would owe that help facilitate one of some main purposes of this project, the intercultural dialogue that heads to mutual comprising. Although you are quite lucky to involve in these conversations with some Japanese be forewarned, as some a lot of Americans those who have the hard time that explains our traditions of Halloween or saying "(Goddess) bless" after the sneeze for chance, a lot in this book is like this entrenched in and forms a undercurrent of normal daily life in Giappone that a lot Japanese has question recognising and it explaining they. Kudos To both a Ehime professors and University students to produce such the a lot of-writing, has thought to cause, and useful analysis--his currency far surpasses his cost.
4 / 5
I flicked by means of some of some entrances in this book but does not have to note very bent to read more or for the use more in class. Reason? Lack of depth in an analysis, frecuenta a lot of-sequiturs and an absence of the critic slant in the majority of some concepts that is contested that is to take like this die, so only to Giappone and the tone with that 'the Japanese Alcohol' ( reader be happy to speak of "A French alcohol" 'A Thai Alcohol" "A Spanish Alcohol" ?) It can be unlocked. There is the danger in using to some to Japanese words him him like focus to identify that purportedly it is defining cultural attributes. Students of mine usefully spoken his own levels of talkativeness in different social situations but was the little mystified and sceptical when they saw 'Chinmoku' data as it seal it that somehow it define them like this Japanese. A lot one same like the Australians could question soyateship' as somehow defining them etc. Etc. Some of some entrances are likely to cause scorn if any hilarities that can undermine a whole base of an approximation of books (p. p.ej. Implicit ways of informants- cue Gentleman Spock and a Vulcans)
Some questions of discussion could be useful with has motivated the students informed in the university level but will not deepen the sound that comprises of some passages to read that often trot out of a cliches an east familiarised with first to go in Giappone. In fact subjecting some readings to the critical eye is a better use for them - any to use them like this of the sources of confidence of information are finta to be. Students (Both Japanese and foreigner) would be better read magazine or newspaper articles in that is really that spends in Giappone that has these classes of readings promote one a lot of cliches and stereotypes that a book probably feigns to touch the function in undermining. Use in yours peril.
4 / 5
Presentation Of good Concept apuntalado. Consultor Enormously partorisca comprise lucido Giappone.
5 / 5
Am spent on to this book in a public library and chose it on reason, was one the majority to reserve recently published has had to choose of. I have been stdying Japanese for 3yrs and has visited Giappone three times. Giappone Is the complex country with an even more complex culture. These offers to reserve some context and general idea for Giappone sympathetic and his culture. It is of particular use for sympathetic a basics of communicating Japanese people. Some chapters in tatemae, twists, amae and chinmoku is one the majority of gain. It is dipped up like the book of discussion with breif exercises of class in an end of the each chapter, but is a perfect mate for any the one who studios a tongue or regularly interacts with Japanese people.
4 / 5
I stumbled to this thoroughly enlightening book in an end of the mine third year of living in the small bucolic city in some mountains of Giappone rural. While it is feigned like an overview and introduction to diverse things that can some different Japanese looks and enigmatic to outsiders, many some subjects are spoken of his historical evolution, which help to build them in the much fuller and like the complete figure plus. Besides, some subjects have covered is often unobservable to a visitatore random and neophytic the foreigner transplants, still is centrical to comprise a Japanese character. Where so only had assisted simply and pondered in baffling actions and according to contradictory look a lot of some people that resided among at the beginning, after reading this book am coming to comprise them in the much clearer and tolerant way. Another result, incidentally, has gone also helped to relieve me by means of an extremely delayed chance of accident of culture. We would owe that remark that the questions arise no by means of stereotyping (which, in spite of our fanatical politician correctness the time tends to be attentive thicker that any), but when we use these generalisations to affirm to cultural superiority, or to to the inferiority likes them the chance can be, and to define to the differences like the be of anything another that such.
This wonderful little book is written clearly peel the university students Japanese, and modified by some professors those who drove, in the fashion that mark included the accessible opaque concepts. The ritualistic behaviour is deconstructed in simple and precise tongue, in the conciseness ossia also equally typical of a Japanese. It is organised to twenty-eight mostly interconnected chapters, although I can read him in any order prefers. Some are perhaps too many brief and would require exploitations elsewhere for these serious inquisitors, still, like some pieces to the puzzle, if with the accuracy connects them, surrender the thorough image in his totality. Some editors, this in spite of, is careful to adapt that many of these subjects continue to be debated and controversial included inside Japanese society today. In spite of, an enthusiastic observer has to, for example, be able to meld chapters like Uchi to Soto (literally translated like this inner and external), Honne to Tatemae (actions and real intentions of superficial/words, in the chapter has wished was developed more), Haragei (the implicit way comunicacional), has wanted to (ambiguity), and Nemawashi (dipping a groundwork) the more comprise a Japanese "ways" in intercultural dealings and discern reason has been often considered like isolated rests inside his own country and outside of some authorships in of the world-wide subjects that to the a lot like the attribute to one of the economic powers stronger that a world.
This book is fill with informative and insightful tests and would have to that be compulsory reading for any interested in a Japanese mentality, so that they study a tongue, and for even this Japanese the one who has the abonos quite order of English and desire to comprise and communicate more in his culture that some trite appearances that it is like this often regurgitated in of the films and pulp populate. In an end of the each chapter there is activity of discussion this any only probe further to a subject respective and often try the relate to Giappone contemporary, but also would owe that help facilitate one of some main purposes of this project, the intercultural dialogue that heads to mutual comprising. Although you are quite lucky to involve in these conversations with some Japanese be forewarned, as some a lot of Americans those who have the hard time that explains our traditions of Halloween or saying "(Goddess) bless" after the sneeze for chance, a lot in this book is like this entrenched in and forms a undercurrent of normal daily life in Giappone that a lot Japanese has question recognising and it explaining they. Kudos To both a Ehime professors and University students to produce such the a lot of-writing, has thought to cause, and useful analysis--his currency far surpasses his cost.
5 / 5
I flicked by means of some of some entrances in this book but does not have to note very bent to read more or for the use more in class. Reason? Lack of depth in an analysis, frecuenta a lot of-sequiturs and an absence of the critic slant in the majority of some concepts that is contested that is to take like this die, so only to Giappone and the tone with that 'the Japanese Alcohol' ( reader be happy to speak of "A French alcohol" 'A Thai Alcohol" "A Spanish Alcohol" ?) It can be unlocked. There is the danger in using to some to Japanese words him him like focus to identify that purportedly it is defining cultural attributes. Students of mine usefully spoken his own levels of talkativeness in different social situations but was the little mystified and sceptical when they saw 'Chinmoku' data as it seals it that somehow it defines them like this Japanese. A lot one same like the Australians could question soyateship' as somehow defining them etc. Etc. Some of some entrances are likely to cause scorn if any hilarities that can undermine a whole base of an approximation of books (p. p.ej. Implicit ways of informants- cue Gentleman Spock and a Vulcans)
Some questions of discussion could be useful with has motivated the students informed in the university level but will not deepen the sound that comprises of some passages to read that often trot out of a cliches an east familiarised with first to go in Giappone. In fact subjecting some readings to the critical eye is a better use for them - any to use them like this of the sources of confidence of information are finta to be. Students (Both Japanese and foreigner) would be better read magazine or newspaper articles in that is really that spends in Giappone that has these classes of readings promote one a lot of cliches and stereotypes that a book probably feigns to touch the function in undermining. Use in yours peril.
4 / 5
Am finding this book (still reading he), very thorough, informative and that the causes have thought. Amur Some questions in an end of the each test / of chapter. Formed very easy to follow the data is the collection of tests.
4 / 5
Very pleased with cost of mine.
Excellent read yes is interested in Japanese culture.
4 / 5
According to an introduction, this collection of tests have been written for undergradates studying Japanese culture. This dips my expectations down.

In fact, some tests are insightful, light on sweeping generalisation (easy to do when writing in far cultures), rich in detail, and with the strong conclusion, or pressed, to the each chapter, as really it seats that it has learnt you to it to him something in an end of the each chapter.

I suspect there was strong interventions of an editor (university professor his), which count for a quality and fashionable uniformity. But nevertheless, tasking undergraduates with writing for the publication is an ambitious project and this has a lot of be a lot has executed.
4 / 5
Ossia Drives adds partorisca business or social reports with some Japanese or an excellent mate to drives to travesía is visiting a country. A Japanese culture is rich and complex, requiring skill and comprising partorisca assimilate; I have found this reserves the help adds.
5 / 5
More than has surpassed any expectations of such type of book. It is way more professionally written that I thought it would be and this has meant an information of exceptional quality.
5 / 5
The book adds, offerring deep and diverse idea to japanese culture.
4 / 5
Purchased In occasion of the mine first travesía in Giappone, the mine there is allowed has given bear confront to the impressions and responses has (a lot) doubts.
Pound, written in a good English, is indirizzato to the university students Japanese, to surrender them conscious has given which are he peculiarity of the Japanese culture confrontada with quell'western, resupplying half parrot and argumentations to explain them (have to agree that, for the moment, the English is spoken little and viril of the Japanese, and explain nuances of the parrot society can be a challenge insormontabile); it was very he has given each chapter here dream some questions 'give class' that, although for him Italian reader are fundamentally useless, of the way in which I dream written often sottendono the answered, giving like this some additional response.

Has gathered a photo with him summary of the arguments treated.
4 / 5
In diesem Buch werden viele Eigenheiten gives japanischen Gesellschaft und ihrer Menschen aufgegriffen. It has given Eigenheiten sind Grundstrukturen, given of data japanische Gesellschaft und ihre Menschen ausmachen. It is wird deutlich gives ihr Verstehen und ihre Sichtweise hieraus resultiert. Für Some Mitteleuropäer sehr wichtig zu verstehen, Gives unsere Maßstäbe nicht angewendet werden sollten; of the kann nur schief gehen. M.et. ein wichtiges Buch, wer Giappone und know Menschen liebt und schätzt und immer weiter und tiefer gives Tierra und know Menschen eintauchen möchte.
4 / 5
Excellent tests in the Japanese culture. They offer A lot so only of the excellent looked to the culture but also one a lot conscientious critic the she.
Rid very good to comprise several appearances of the culture and adentrarse in his
5 / 5
This book is the little window to a secret undercurrents in Japanese society. It covers everything, of some reports among men and of the women, to some men of salary of work of long hours, to reason of the Japanese find the particular beauty in the coffins twig with the only budding blossom.

The tests the scarce is writings for Japanese natives, and is involving and persuasive. Each one which so one takes an appearance of Japanese society and examines in by means of the historian and/or linguistic frame, to explain a world-wide one sees in Giappone modern.

Am reading this pleasure the westerner, that bolt and doing Tokyo for the year. It explains so much that sees around me.
4 / 5
It does not suffice to study he Japanese, needs also is gone in in the soyentalità' has given Japanese, this wise person helps a lot.
Satisfied
5 / 5
Pound has arrived among the planned Times without any question, but have found it much less interesting respect announces other volumes with dreaded affini. I have decided it has given to purchase it In preparation for a travesía in Giappone, my does not dream remained enthusiastic.
4 / 5
Arrived in time, and weigh it that sea soft paste, arrives in a lot of good conditions. Version in English and excited to start with Devour it the book
5 / 5
the book Adds to comprise behavioural Japanese shots. Writing in very simple and interesting way.
4 / 5
A really adds read! Some really good information. It is like this well that it was able to educate my Japanese woman in of the things that there is no known.
5 / 5
Quotes meisten wichtigen Themen give japanischen Gesellschaft und Denkweise sind abgedeckt und anschaulich dargestellt. Of the Englisch ist auch nicht zu schwierig und dipped gives verfügbaren On-line-Wörterbüchern gut zu erfassen.
Sehr nützlich und Kaufempfehlung!
4 / 5
A lot well of prize and of quality. The book contains a lot of information of Giappone and open you more the alcohol
5 / 5
A must read for any interested in an idea in people of Giappone, and like the behave like the turist or slope of the business meetings.
4 / 5
Sommige Passages bijzonder verrijkend, andere minder pertinent of herhaling
4 / 5
the book Adds to read first of travelling or doing in Giappone. Descriptions very detailed in cultural differences in a west and like the more comprise each one which so another.
4 / 5
This pound can be the good introduction the modern Japanese culture and society. It covers the good variety of subjects partorisca discussions of class. The contents are some pocolos outdated, this in spite of. It would like to see an up to date version of this book.
5 / 5
高校留学に行った際にサムライ関係の話になりました。セップク (切腹)は海外でも有名でしたが、なんで切腹するのか、どうしてお腹なのかといったことはあまり気にしてなかったのでそれが英語で学べたのは興味深いだけでなく、文章の内容をそのままアメリカの友達に伝える事ができたしでよかったです。この本は外国人が知りたいであろう要素で構成されているので普通の日本の歴史の本を持って外国に行くよりはよかったと思います。
4 / 5
Has bought this book with a hope of possibly using he in my own classes, but was thoroughly dissapointed with this book that really done an opposite that dips was partorisca do. More than promoting comprising of Japanese and Giappone, work to uncritically strenghten a lot an old 'nihonjin' myths, that ignores roughly of a more more theoretically investigations of his of years more recent.
4 / 5
A good book in general but does not captivate me enough for the arrival and wants to learn more in a culture.
4 / 5
Ossia The must read before going to Giappone. An author the work adds to underline salient facets of Japanese culture. I have read a book before going to Giappone and king-read the majority of him while travelling in Giappone for the month. Giappone Really is the world-wide propagation he. Comprising a Japanese culture and mindset has helped my woman and I have the wonderful time in Giappone. We use the few Japanese, politeness, the civility and the Japanese people approached to fulfil in the way that done for them. A result was the property trove of excellent connections with people in Giappone. For example, after reading Japanese alcohol as to answer the compliments. I have received numerous compliments in mine Japanese tongue. Every time I have known to answer with humility and downplay my skills. This was in fact easy reason so only have the Japanese vocabulary very limited. This in spite of, have answered appropriately in Japanese culture. Another example, has had he drives female for the day in an of some recognition of city. I have been at the beginning he has annoyed that she the eye does not contact never with me. When it would ask his question, would look in my woman and response. I have agreed quickly read like men, ages, the professional levels are visas like this of the powers and like this affects models comunicacionales among men and of the women. In some the USA think for estacionar our social state in a door vacacional. No those read in Giappone.
Inferior line: Amado a book. I have found some fashionable chapters of the test a lot appealing. Each looks of chapter to be authored for any different and some of some chapters am lapped in that was in fact useful. I have found a repetition and that approaches useful different corners. I also really liked some questions of discussion and a dread of cultural cross in an end of the each chapter. Has has resupplied points for of interesting discussion my woman and I.
Highly recommend this book. Well fact!!!
5 / 5
Highly recommends this for visitatore frequent to Giappone for business or holidays. Also it would owe that be useful for foreign residents in Giappone those who are there to study or work. Also it recommends this so that it does with or interact with visitatore Japanese. It is the useful reference that explains some appearances of Japanese culture that has to that help to obtain better sympathetic or recognition of a Japanese. It is not feigned to be one in-studio of depth of behaviour or Japanese culture, as each @@subject or @@@subject is covered enough in brief.

Some chapters are organised alphabetically for @@subject, with some questions for studio in an end of the each chapter. Clearly this book is feigned for students, more than general reading, but he no detract of a material. Unfortunately there is not any profit for readers those who study this so only like this there is not any discussion in of the responses to some questions. Some subjects are easy to read and comprise. The examples are resupplied also to help explain each concept or subject of chapter. I think that to comprise some helps of Japanese characters with global comprising of the each subject. In a lot of chance, the discussion of the subject will inform to an or two other subjects, as you can require to toe behind and advances as you have read by means of a book. Quell'Concealed that can be has bitten frustrates for some readers, but the alphabetic organisation are likely easier that use in general that any one another method to group for the book of this character.

For these readers that esees to be in Giappone or fact with Japanese, can find the small 'a has' moments as you look by means of some chapters. Although I have been exposed the people and Japanese culture my whole life, has visited there frequently, and has lived there for has has extended periods twice, was also able to obtain the better recognition for reason a Japanese think or behave one do one. I will say this in spite of the Giappone, and a Japanese, is not static, so that has some things that will evolve or change based in different generations. Undoubtedly globalisation, social networking, and other appearances of a country like some taxes of declining birth is dipping new pressures on Giappone, but transmissions in reaction to these pressures probably still have Japanese characteristics.

Owe calm to buy it? Yes you plan to spend the plot of time in Giappone or with any of Giappone and so only require the cursory comprising. A book could form a base of studio further for some. It is an exceptional reference , and a probably will continue my Kindle in the permanent base.
5 / 5
So only will say that ossia the fantastic overview of a history, practical, and concepts underlying Japanese culture, and there is still to find another alone volume that coverages so the earth like this joins - practical subject, social etiquette, etc. So only the word of precaution, this is not to reserve meaning to be has spent read to cover. A book is structured as the listed of terms has faced of alphabetic order, with each term covered in the little like the few paragraphs or as much as few pages. Sometimes it can have the bit of repetition like several terms that action a word of same root is covered in order, and there there is also the just quantity of overlap to the equal that have read by means of these sure concepts have caused slope of the insurances of historical periods.

Would recommend that it use this to the equal that drives of reference, or read the few sections the time on caffè or lunch to absorb a material. Highly recommend!
4 / 5
Reading boss and looking soul has very taken to populate in a West in of the recent decades. It is the tribute to a capacity of Japanese creators of these forms of graphic entertainment that many some books and the shows are immediately understandable to the Western audience. After the considerable exposure the histories has based in such the different culture, this in spite of, is resulted increasingly curious roughly a lot of behaviours of some histories' characters. Partorisca To to the person the taste, of this book was a place PERFECTO partorisca go to find answered to my questions. A book is aimed in westerners the one who essentially knows at all roughly Giappone, which was to good sure me! And it is based in Japanese business students' tests and reports in his experience of several appearances of his own culture (attentively vetted for his professors!) Which gives a material the strong sense of immediacy and realism.

A book is organised around the substantial collection of concepts/of words that is alleged partorisca be fundamental the Japanese culture and social behaviour. With hundreds of animate and boss under my tape, could see that the majority of these really was in fact a 'bone' of a culture. In almost all the chances, the presentation of this book of one of his main concepts would dip of the waterfall of memories in my alcohol of chance of history and/or the behaviours of character had experienced. My questions have been answered in last.

For me, this rids is not never be less than interesting, and often fascinating. If has the pre-existing interest in Giappone, but any or the only direct experience limited of a place, has bet calms that will want to too.
5 / 5
I really enjoyed this book, but a section of points of the discussion is not necessary for private reading. It leaves one to have things the ponder, but could be ignored.
An only complaint has had was like this any one studying culture and Japanese tongue, a kanji for all a romaji would have been well to see in an organism of text.
Some worries have had to go in was that these were 28 individual tests , as I have anticipated wildly different levels to write and formed. But it was pleasantly surprised to see consistency and any to plot of overlap among subjects.
Law really quickly, and gave a lot one- there are moments, like this at present live in Giappone and gives a lot of context the observations.
4 / 5
Has found this book to be a lot of enjoyable and informative. I have learnt to plot in the Japanese culture and I celery that has the deep plus that comprises of him.

Liked especially of the that a book has been written for students in a linguistics applied and TEFL program in the Japanese university. Some people could find a writing to be formulaic and there to be a overuse of words of transition, but any the one who has the habit of any-native English speakers' way to write, did not annoy me.

Some chapters repeat concepts that is covered in other chapters. This did not annoy me. In fact, he so only reinforced and has deepened mine
comprising of a concept.

Thinks that this book is really well for any the one who teaches the Japanese students or the one who goes to live and work in Giappone.

Generally take my books of a library and seldom can resupply books of Amazon, but has bought this one and am happy has done. It is one that probably will return to several times to adapt I of reasons the Japanese person said or something.
5 / 5
This book is apparently he textbook for the class of contemporary Japanese culture. There is some 28 chapters, each one which so to the control of the Japanese concept likes sempai/kohai, bushido, amae and like this on. There is the description of a concept like Japanese the perceive gone on down the discussion. To finalise a chapter there is two insiemi of questions, meant for the class but also a lot of gain to a person so only reading a book.

If you are included here, looking in a subject, calm already have neither an interest or the need to better comprise a Japanese way to think. For knots Westerners, especially parochial to to the Americans like to of them, many some habits of clichés of thought and mannerisms of some Japanese so only go to underscore that for real different is like the culture.

And ossia that marks a like this interesting book and, to the sure discharge, exciting.

A book is not received entirely like excellent here and ossia WELL. Mina opnion is that a book in fact is interesting and ideas of offers to Japanese thought and the culture was unaware of. Your mileage can vary, but has found this to be the very interesting book.
4 / 5
Rids very orderly. It was the little less technical that has expected but any so much so as to not being interesting to read having little leading knowledge in Japanese culture. Some things mention is obvious but some explanations and the furthest surgery to some subjects is interesting enough. Also some say it just insults a culture but I disagree. It is to good sure more directed in leaves of Japanese culture that it is different of Western counterparts and appearances of Japanese culture some writers of test think is questions, but ossia so only an opinion and a lot terribly effect a content. In general if yours looking for the causal read that it will do you more informed in Japanese culture, this rids to good sure could be for you.
5 / 5
Some chapters in this book has been written for Japanese students and compiled for two university professors Japanese. That marks this interesting is that each chapter has the diverse voice. While it concealed also it can be seen and sense like the distraction, is so only so it is reading this book like the book in place of the collection of tests. Reason ossia that it is and to the equal that would owe that be used.

Has read the averages of this first book to go to Giappone, part of him while there and a rest to my turn to some the EUA. I have found this book to be extremely useful in helping me comprise a Japanese psyche and helped explains a lot of some cultural differences have experienced. This book prepared for Giappone.

An end of the each chapter has the questions concealed is to be used like this elements of discussion in the setting of room. At the beginning, this can look the bit to annoy, but a lot skip on some questions. Some questions in fact give you idea further to a chapter.

An easy bed that can be fallen was and has on elected in of the intervals of variable time while still maintaining his fresh content in an alcohol of a reader.
4 / 5
Liked one sincere, episodic of structures to direct in a concept the time in of the chapters quite courts. I have read this during my last travesía to Giappone, and was the election adds . Easy to read both for long periods, and to choose up for brief moments during the one of leftover pocolos small in the train or in some all the reservation is well for that! It is been the year read it of then, but memory a lot of some concepts quite well.
4 / 5
A decent introduction to a contemporary Japanese alcohol. Some touches of book in the variety of subjects, traditions and customs that is to touch today, and which are good to know, especially recognition of slowly, work or live in Giappone. Some of some subjects could be be elaborate on in detail more add, but otherwise, is the good bed!
4 / 5
Has bought this book in preparation of emotional to Giappone for 3 years for work. It had been to Giappone before and therefore it has not been to this book clueless. A global creation of one peel of book native Japanese students that goes to subject international and in that has him explain in his own (slightly modified) the words is in fantastic premise . I suggest to choose the subject finds to interest and go of there that like the book is the series of individual ideas in the each chapter.
4 / 5
Is interested at all in Giappone, or treat Japanese in any context, this book is perfect reading . It likes to take the university course in cultural sensibility, complete with questions of discussion. Easy to read, very researched and presented, this would have to that be reading required of foreigner diplomats and ambassadors.

Top Customer Reviews: DK Eyewitness Japan ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 47 ratings
5 / 5
Good content on Giappone. It has arrived unfortunately broken (strangely inside the pages broken but the in shape good coverages). Also, defective pages that has not been to cut properly of a printer.
4 / 5
Perfect condition, has arrived quickly. It was the present and has loved that!
4 / 5
Ossia The typical DK drives of travesía, as one would expect and teh the contained is the DK usual big level..

An only downside, of here so only three stars, is a book has been printed in those looks to be low quality paper , recycled to the equal that has the economic tacky feel. A paper is calm also more than lustrous likes quality of the picture is not like this vibrant like usual.

The almost feels like the economic copy impresa in someones coverage.
4 / 5
Was the present for my grandson the one who has ambitions to visit Giappone in a future. It was very very pleased with a book.
4 / 5
A lot informative and very dipped was. Highly book of drive recommended.
5 / 5
One drives excellent with a lot of pictures to help decide where to visit. After your recognition do fault like an interesting memory.
4 / 5
The detail has better seen for the book of drives for japan. No too wordy neither. All very current.
5 / 5
The coverage forward is lined and indented. Bought this that present he in any but can does not give to them have broken. It does not have time to send behind and purchase the new a.
5 / 5
This book is Joined joke low quality paper, bad photos - often totally sursaturé- some general informations but his 'chapters' of the sud him them different regions of edges of Giappone extremely poor and little gain, feel you totally arnaqué like buyer- Alas, this produces no a more in common with his drive elderly of travesía Dorley Kindersley of tall quality. It has commanded like this Lucido solitary Planet that and full gives useful and pertinent informations.
PS LUCIDO System evaluador demands that I have given Minimum joins star, according to me this book costs any stars.
4 / 5
Has printed in thin recycled paper, this drives is the very far relative the leading editions. One feels also reflects a content. Fewer maps, tips, the points have underlined, illustrations. If I have had the occasion partorisca verify he in bookshop, would not buy .
5 / 5
I like a format of a Dorling Kindersley serious of Eyewitness. With to one likes him to him the Solitary planet, Drive Rough or alike, that is taking is the book of reference - is drawn so that you look on a place is going but defy any partorisca read discharges partorisca cover. For this reason a DK drive them are the utmost judge partorisca begin yes is considering visiting to somewhere new to the equal that are eminently readable, amiably presented, very illustrated and on relatively paper of good quality.

This well can be of the needs of drive only also. They are familiarised with some of Giappone and one drives chosen on some main places of interest in these particular areas. Also it chooses on information key - a train or the line of metre is on, time of inaugural, put web etc. An indication is generally quite well, but has had to google Zoological of Tokyo for the find so that it is under his correct name of Ueno Parco in an indication more than Zoo of Tokyo or Zoological Tokyo and I has not been familiar with this name - a Zoo is a lot the value that visit them are there for a way and economic!

This drives does not squander spatial in of the restaurants or recommended house that is the personnel bugbear of mine with others drive how is to a large extent redundant these days with TripAdvisor etc. also is often out of date. There is the little here in of the places to eat but at all excessive.

In general like me this drives the plot and has the enormous quantity of the information to help decides that it wants to spend your lovely time in your recognition to this amazing country.
5 / 5
Are the big and state traveller everywhere of Australia in Zambia. That distinguishes travesía these days, compared to say 20 years ago, is an easy of use of smartphone to find your way and that takes the very wide row of opinions and places and options. If I have had to take the guidebook, portable or smartphone so only, would opt for a telephone. The maps of Google has transformed navigation and of the descriptions of visitatore in of the so many places.

This in spite of, taste to take of the book to drive also when the good an available east. They offer facilitated of instant of reference, maps, pictures, recommendations and vital info in the format unrivalled times wise and unreliant on internet or 4access of G. This drives of Giappone new feels for real more in class.

Has researched last night at the head of the the Giappone/of Korea of Of the sud jaunt in Oct/Nov and after the number of hours had begun to take the grip in of the things by means of the row of on-line sources. Has thinks that would verify some of this info has seen one drives. First what is was faster with a guidebook. Segundo what is a book is missing of a depth of information to look on-line. For example, options to take to and of Giappone is covered hardly, any big shot calms only fly in and was, as some services of ferry info is scant in better. Some of a info is was also a lot necessarily 100 of confidence when you have done another investigation. For example, in a travesía of ferry to/of Korea of Of the sud says to look a day, but another joint of travellers is to be careful as it can not have any entrance in of the sure days and to reserve for advanced. That would say, and any traveller has experienced learns this by means of painful experience, is there is an appearance of your travesía that is the time joined and just double control essential to avert questions. Here it is it was a telephone/of book combo is like this powerful. Has the row of sources to draw conclusions for calm.

In all the chance, looking in of the recommendations of places to visit like the tourist a lot are really adds. You take some usual suspects of course, but also some slightly of some options of map. A info on city to trip the city by train timings is vital and is everything easy to see in the alone table. The pictures and the maps are súper handy and add a lot to a book. An old more DK paper to drive to gloss looked that done underline them even more, but a new lighter-hanged, the calm paper is preferable mine am spending a book around all day.

Has no foldable the mapea lustrous hid in a backside, the difference of the pair of a DK drive them of city have, and think that is the shame. Ossia Drives of country tho like this understandable. Now I need to buy a Cup of Tokyo Ten drives! A front the inner sleeve is also spaces that it is the odd waste of spatial that could be be fill with some essential info like the map of metre of Tokyo, or the page of translation of questions and common terms. In spite of, looking in some a lot of forces and a bit those that weaknesses, included without these adicións/additions, chair a book easily repay his investment. It is not it drives of travesía economic, in fact enough more than could have expected, but is very good. It would say that he 5 bookmark is appropriate totally.
5 / 5
So only there is not founding these drive a lot of gains to plan the travesía in Giappone. Usually it uses the alone Solitary planet-country or so only-city guidebooks, and has found this DK version of the eyewitness has not compared well. Some of the mine characteristic favourite of Solitary Planet guidebooks has been missing, like some planned itineraries that calm points like this to travel of a city to another (more than itineraries that marries in the alone city) - crucial for country-wide guidebooks like this one. Some pages to signal underlined as 'Giappone for Architecture' has not been a lot of gain calms so only planned to visit p. p.ej. Tokyo and Kioto, and has finalised to plan my travesía that confidences totally in Tokyo of Solitary Planet guidebook, which the day looked also travesías and trips longer that Tokyo, with very better of information in of the things like hot cradles that especially interest me. Prize-wise, ossia in a same like Solitary Planet, but does not think will be to change frames .
5 / 5
Is returned recently of recognition by means of Giappone how has been interested to receive this DK Drive for description - I has used a leading edition to prepare for my travesía.

This drives is produced in a new DK formed of drive, some main differences that is that a book is place was slightly differently - this edition uses a frame has drawn to inspire, slowly, discovers and experience the travesía in Giappone. Physically a book is printed in the lightest paper that reduces a weight significantly but still feels durable, also a calm paper is easier that read in alone that a lustrous format forward.

Some four main sections of a book are to Discover (welcome; reasons to want to Giappone; exploring/taking to know Giappone; Giappone/of itineraries your way; a Japanese year and the brief history); Tokyo of Experience (Western; Head office; North and besides a Centre); Giappone of Experience (Centrical Honshu; Kioto City; Western Honshu; Shikoku; Kyushu; Okinawa; North Honshu and Hokkaido); Need to Know (before you go; taking around; practical information; and the sentence-reserve etc).

Each section is colour keyed and characteristic a lot of information in of the places to visit, local history, traditions and suggestions to eat. There is also sections in of the Japanese families, culture and gardens etc. Each section contains copious pictures by heart, maps and diagrams (for example, that illustrates a creation of the house of tea) which are dipped clearly was and the one who a book that invites to use yes to plan or use in a field.

This DK drives is very a lot of product, easy to use (invests some time in sympathetic a creation, content and symbols) Obviously, the alone book that has spent a whole country has to that be selective in his contained but my impression is that there is to plot of useful information in this drives - I likes to plot and of this later iteration is included better that a forward a.
5 / 5
Is always be the defender of drive of travesía of the paper, but has fallen seriously out of favouring the few years does in our house with an increase of smartphone. Also it could have been that looked to be taking on our bookshelves, how were to take to the his to relive some memories of some travesías but also like the bit of the ' here has been' trophy in a shelf.

This new DK drives has really king-excited on drive of paper. Have melded Drives quite solid for pre and pending-travesías to plan with a force of a content illustrated and interesting of the regulate DK book. Like this while you will take some directions to the mediaeval Japanese castle, calm also will take the quota cutaway diagram that calm aim you some varied bits and own pieces of such the place. It is really a lot of fact.
4 / 5
Like this at present have the relative that bolt in Giappone, has think that this would be the useful book to have manually.
Although probably feigned to the equal that drives for any one planning the travesía to a country, also fold a lot as well as the reference, which is as they are by train for the use; it is very a lot of-illustrated with abundance of photographs and maps; an information covers the big row of appearances likes history, cultural interests, lunches and - the of course practical information as where to remain , travelling and joint in social customs to be conscious of.
Boasts ossia one drives updated and like such is an invaluable volume to have one east feigning the holidays or travesía business; it offers the goldmine of information although one is – like me – just curious in a country.
An a lot of recommendable book.
4 / 5
Has taken this for my daughter the one who is enthusiastic to explore Japanese culture and a country of Giappone is some detail ( is the big Soul defender). A book is to be supported by leading DK the books have bought (to New York when being excellent). Some books covers an island in detail adds and has consecrated several pages the information key, like some cities, culture, tradition and essential things to explore in your travesía. A section of Kioto the city was excellent and has impressed my fellow the one who is woman originally comes from/comes from there ( is to be in United Kingdom in fact a lot of years). It has learnt several new facts and has loved a picture in adapting to go back there asap, quoting likes plants more than beautiful is been. It likes to reserve ticks a lot of boxes and I have of the happy (and connoisseur) daughter!
4 / 5
Will admit are not the massive defender of DK to to books like to fulfil a creation that frustrates complex and unnecessary (notably 3 columns of text). Somehow this in spite of, he well thus I rid on Giappone.

For me, the needs of drives of the travesía to help develops ideas for the travesía, slowly travel it and then be useful in the travesía. These helps to reserve on all three.

Some first 70 pages looks of the ideas and of the photos to whet yours wins. Other 80 pages cover Tokyo and calm then is to some other zones of Giappone. For it trips to slowly a lot of ideas of things to see and , without too much attention given to hotel and of the restaurants - I like this reasons change too quickly and is better with on-line resources.

The maps are the bit to disappoint but calm probably would be to use your photo for navigation like this perhaps is not to treat it big.

A narrow format is well for travelling with so much would owe that return in the pocket of discharge or rucksack easily enough.

Fights with a DK formed, but for some laws to reason well for Giappone - perhaps is a level of detail and a breadth of places that so only means a work of proportions... I am not sure.
5 / 5
They are really be impressed with another DK drive them of Eyewitness have had, as they look partorisca attack the really good balance among detail and a quantity of the locations/of places has comprised in the each drive, as well as any only concentrating in some the majority of popular places to visit in the country or a zone, but also looking in of the things to do, put to go or restaurants in that to eat ossia perhaps the bit of a clue beaten. Ossia Drives really good , current of looks that knows of Giappone, and is going in really useful to plan that we expect will be the holidays to this part of a world-wide the little time of years. Four stars.
4 / 5
This the book headed perfect to take you that goes to Giappone. It has taken this partorisca myb10 gearbox grandson the one who is crazy in a country. I obviously looked by means of him and he is uploaded with bit sized bit of information that is easy to follow ,those interest and the majority of all informative. Each precise thing knows , where to eat ,where to remain and that to visit. There are maps and eye adds to take pictures. A book adds to plan the travesía to the east fascinating country .
4 / 5
The book does not have any depth. Statements a lot brief in the wide row of zones to travel, and so only dipped the pocolos aim have underlined of the each zone. Virtually any election in of the hotels or of the restaurants — give information in a hotel or a restaurant in a zone. Disappointing. I have used another DK books of Eyewitness and found the a lot of informative.
4 / 5
Has to that 2006 version and has thought would update for a upcoming travesía with to 2019 version. Big deception. Some maps now have such by heart poor saturation that is not useable. The majority of my travesía is by train but some streets of drives are now like this tiny that the majority is invisible likes some maps no longer can accustom slowly. The streets of metre are included tinier although some stops are pointed albeit in tiny source. A map of the metre of Tokyo is no longer resupplied in a coverage or anywhere. Some total waste of money. My outdated 2006 do 2006 better for vagrant around.
4 / 5
Is always be the defender of DK books, and there is recently result very interested in his drive of travesías. A creation of coverage really grabs your attention, a creation throughout maintains the very cleaned and organised aesthetic while presenting gorgeous photo and illustrations. Contained-wise, this little paste of container all some salient points, opens with some sections of page that the point has underlined a culture, people and geography of an earth and then follow to the brief history and then each region in detail. Servants as it drives add and place for your travesías and then maintain he-sake of your experience. That I really enjoys in these DK drive them of travesía are some fresh illustrations of famous edifices, earths of castles, the temples etc. Give It the hand-held appearance has drawn that feels likes a bit maps of yesteryear. Very pleased with this drives and highly would recommend it!
4 / 5
Am using DK drive of travesía of the Eyewitness in fact a lot of years, for my travesías everywhere a world. The volume has used to books of big level with the plot of information detailed, tips of travesía practical, test on history and geography of a region and like this on. Last year has done to three travesía of week to Thailandia with a DK drive of travesía of Thailandia of Eyewitness and was excellent. Unfortunately, a book on Giappone is full of photo, but the plot of failure of useful information. For example, a map of Tokyo is so only a page, any map of Tokyo (or another city) metre, any photo of some Japanese passages, and like this on. All an information is very general and superficial. It is impossible to plan the travesía according to this book and in my opinion is not drive partorisca trip at all. Value very poor for money!
4 / 5
Love these books and has bought 20+, but this one east in the new fashion and the doubt.... Very too text, the pages are printed in crazy, the measure of text is tiny, some books is not that they interest neither involving. Raisin, the desire has done.
5 / 5
A measure of source is very small... Much smaller that an older version of this series of book.
4 / 5
This drives was real useful and wine with the maps and the description detailed of all some good-looking places to visit while in Giappone.
4 / 5
Has purchased a DK books of travesía of the Eyewitness by other countries had travelled to, and has been expecting a same big quality of some photographs. An information of travesía is excellent like usual, but this edition of particular/book has photographs of the lowest quality. When Has photograph more acute for books of travesía, calm take excited and more inspired to travel to this fate.
5 / 5
It has not had his traditional lustrous page - very disappointing. Like an owner further of 20 of these drive, if ossia his plan of the advances gone - I will not purchase more.
5 / 5
Has been in Giappone more the time that can count, and appreciate this book to signal was exactly which has lost partorisca comprise next time. I love a DK books of travesía of the Eyewitness in general partorisca his capacity the hone in in some points have underlined so that I can do sure calm does not lose anything iconic. Some photos (crazy, any lustrous is a) help partorisca draw calm in. A downside of the book in a whole country, as this one east, is that it calms can not take drive comprehensible unless a book is enormous -- and this one is sized go in drives of pocket and drives of full measure. Still, it touches the cities, like Yokohama, with attractive tourist minimum; if calm finds you in an of these cities, will take indicadoras in that to do.

Perhaps one the majority of lovely section is some itineraries , especially partorisca prime ministers-visitatore of time. When you Plan your travesía, calm can not know where to go Tokyo further and Kioto, and these helps of drives. Or, if you are by train to remain you a whole time in Tokyo, some help to drive decide that to do is there for five days. A Need to Know the chapter gives travellers a basics. Each section resupplies insider tips, brief historical info, and another tidbits. Because restaurants and same transmission of hotel, find it better to look for on-line for good options more than trusting any one drives of travesía. This drives of Eyewitness resupplies less still options that more drive, probably because of that.

Does not think this drives goes deeply enough to do fault like this drives so only will require; this in spite of, touches the zones by means of a diverse country. To cover a whole of Giappone thorough, will require the very main book. If you are going the hop in a country, that remains so only 2-3 days in the each location, would have to find quite a lot of information to maintain you busy. One drives is quite small to pack in your luggage like the supplement to an investigation has done house.

-- Debbie Law Wesselmann
5 / 5
has received this copy of DK Giappone of Eyewitness specifically to write the description. This has said, tentativa be sincere and open in all my descriptions.

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Ossia The book adds for the big variety of purpose. You are the student doing the report on Giappone? Then, this book is for you like this spent a history and locations in the level very refinado of detail. You are planning the travesía in Giappone. Then, ossia a book for you. It has itineraries, points of interest, and same bits of a Japanese tongue embedded in a book. You are a writer that aspires that it looks for more text of flavour and information in the location in Giappone to use in the history or book. Then, ossia a book for you.

A book is gorgeous, printed in four deep down lustrous colours. A book is lavishly illustrated, and almost each page has pictures, the diagram, or the mapea on that.

A book is sturdy. It is perfect joined with preformed gone back that calm leave you to maintain a book opens when calm dipped that down.

A book is a perfect measure to dip in the stock exchange, purse, or small rucksack also.

I amour this DK drive of Eyewitness to Giappone, and calm also.

Gives this reserves my main recommendation.
5 / 5
Ossia One of some drive of the travesía better has not used never or seen. Of a creation and creation of a book to a background information (both culturally and logistically), to a number according to look endless of has suggested travesía - and opt - ossia a perfect resource for any one planning the travesía in Giappone - is ready to reserve tomorrow, or calm still is dipping on a travesía of sleep in your alcohol.

One first splits of a book is everything roughly exploitation, with the cast of some something upper and things more popular to do, as well as taking it “ to know section” of Giappone. Following these basics is has has suggested itineraries for Travesías of any period - of the weeks of pair down to the few days. After (and in my opinion, a better part) comes the ideas and the suggestions have based in preferences of travesía, if it is travesía familiarised , travesía of time of the winter, or travesías for enough any interest- architecture, character, lunch, travesía of subject @of works , traditional, nightlife, sport, has come, and more.

Has the big section on Tokyo, of course, which is broken down for regions of a city, and covers all could does not love never do in this amazing capital. Of course Giappone is much more that just Tokyo, like the next section covers eight of some the majority of popular cities, with the plot of information and detail in that to do and see in the each one. Finally, it comprises the short section in that I need to know before you go, roughly taking around, and another general of practical information, as well as an indication for the easiest that find things.

This book is invaluable for any one planning the travesía or that goes to Giappone, and to good sure will result the property.
4 / 5
An incredible quantity of the information has packed to a 'DK Giappone of Eyewitness (Drives of Travesía)' the calm help in your planning of travesía. Brief descriptions of some a lot of occasions to discover historical and cultural places of Giappone are divided to some four varied zones so that calm logically can plan your days. A house of section on discovering differing appearances of Giappone; one in some four zones of Tokyo; one in some eight leaderships of Giappone; and one in diverse things a traveller would owe that know when visiting this wonderful country. While there is so only the few recommendations to store and alimentary options, places and drive to direct in these subjects are plentiful.

One reasons this 'DK Giappone of Eyewitness (Drives of Travesía)' received so only three stars were a lack of quality with respecting to a paper in that one drives has been printed and an abysmal resolution of a lot of of some photographs. In time, has had to determine if the photo was in fact the photo or the fact of bad artist rendering of a subject @@@subject. Particularly ailing was some photos of some temples and scenes at night.

Prefers National Geographic or Fodor drive of travesía for Giappone to DK the eyewitness is.
5 / 5
Has visited so only Kioto, although I am planning future recognition. My brother visits Giappone (familiar) every year. We share notes regarding this drives of travesía, DK Giappone of Eyewitness.

One first what there is remarked was a construction of a real book he. DK Is very known to print of big quality. A paper required partorisca east is resulted always in drive them of travesía concealed was weighed more than others drive of travesía. When you Are lugging one drives everywhere, ossia a subject . This time, DK Giappone of looks of Eyewitness to be of the weight resembled others drive of travesía, in a cost of these fabulously has detailed photo.

Liked some few pages in Kioto, general of Japanese history, and as to take around. The majority of everything, liked this book to the equal that drives to plan. DK crammed The PLOT of information in here, yes has loved to visit some apes of snow or walk in the beach in Okanawa.

A house is on, well, everything. This is not the book that caters the estimativa low or big only travellers. Use all some descriptions and some maps to plan your travesía.
4 / 5
The descriptions in this drives of look to trip to be during a place. Material drive partorisca trip in general has changed considerably on some years. The majority of people trusts an internet for the information and the travesía that slowly like this physical guidebooks now do fault the different purpose. I have not gone previously familiar with a DK drive so that it can not compare to the oldest versions but I like this guidebook. I have lived in Giappone for several years and am planning the travesía to return next year. This book offers the good overview of a culture and some different geographic regions of a country. One basic 'need to know' the information is there and thorough, which is one of some the majority of appearances of entities of drives of travesía in any country, especially a ossia like this different culturally. This in spite of familiar to the equal that are with Giappone, I still found this informative and useful. A physical measure of one drives is order - the returned in just in any tote or rucksack. It does not think a lot so only it trusts the guidebook for purpose of slowly of the travesía these days to the equal that thinks of this like this the good supplement to an internet for the travesía in Giappone.
4 / 5
A value of this drives of travesía depends to some types of fates have looked for. If you are looking for cultural and artistic fates, ossia your book . Quite small to record to the z/to the rucksack without adding too hanged, a book resupplies illustrations of maps and long colour. This in spite of, one of our party of the travesía usual instantly looked on Tokyo Disney; it has not been in an indication and in the could not find any one his reference inside a text. It has commented, ' it is it likes to have it drives of the travesía of Orlando concealed a lot included has the paragraph in DisneyWorld.' Except these more commercial fates are to a large extent absentee here. For chances, one of mine stops preferred in Yokohama is a Nissan Chair, which always has an excellent exposure in a main paving for visitatore. But this also is absentee of a book. Another goodness of entity in of the this the Giappone to visit some the USA is present for some means of a population that is under half height. Of a warehouse of EUA oddly ignores him totally, neither can have all his cloths tailored, or can go to Giappone, where can find the type of reasonable transmission and the cloths in one racks that in fact access! Any spoken in a book, this in spite of. So only the few examples that is not here, but this has said, a bulk of a cultural and places of heritage that looked up was described in fact with accuracy and often pictured also.
5 / 5
In the first place, to the left admit me that they are the enormous defender of DK drive of Eyewitness to anywhere. Has like this characteristic is and content. Some books have been always utmost to scan by means of and that is mad about for the travesía to somewhere, and where can be missing of for deep information, his more than doing on partorisca in good-looking inspiration to plan the travesía. One has fallen in quality of materials in of the recent years. A paper is any plan in place of lustrous, some coverages are not like this hard, but a content is still dense and good. Absolutely I love his integration of maps, especially a 3D, seen of eyes of the birds of blockades or is marries temples.

In general, really love these books, but has looked to take denser and a source is by train to reduce and smaller. They are not it adds for the oldest but utmost eyes to press more contained in. Also, I love these books because they generate plots and a lot of ideas and the helps avert disappeared something in a zone is going. For me, ossia which want to, but know some dice of needs of the people and logistical of rays of restaraunts and hotels, for that take the Foder is. If you are looking for to be mad about you for the travesía, taking is one!
4 / 5
I am planning to visit Giappone the after state with my family. It is been several years are of then gone there and are the sure things has changed the plot of then. Has the DK book of Eyewitness roughly Giappone of 2000 and an editor has changed a format. An old format there has been the plot of lustrous vivid map with English words and Japanese partorisca help visitatore. It was also the very weighed book without the plot of details.

This book of drive new is not lustrous and some photos are washed more was, but gladly take a tradeoff reason ossia lighter in weight. There are quite a lot of details partorisca help me the beginning that plans my travesía and yes wants to more details, always can looks for on-line. The majority of a book is wheel down to any subjects of interest or for region, with Tokyo that takes on the majority of an attention. That is adds is a preplanned itineraries that recommends travesías short to several regions. Eac The region and the city also comes with his own map. In an end of a book, covers logistical and prize of sample for transport.

Thinks that is the better plot that an older version and I have it a lot expósito mine slowly useful next year travesía.
4 / 5
My edges and the pair of his friends is just fascinated for Giappone. It has taken this reason my habladurías of edges roughly the and there is @@give was a lot little in a geography past Tokyo, and Fukushima. A book taken really until speed. It is full of pictures, and maps, and codes to paint some regions of Giappone how is easy to say when you are reading by means of a book in that region would be in. I have found that helped really in my ignorance of the names of island of Giappone.
Well, My edges pour me reading a book, and has asked the bed with which me, like this now is enjoyed when being the 2nd time.
Thinks it would be adds for any one travelling to Giappone, but is the good resource so only to learn in a country also.
One of some things like is Of Earth of Google of the use and web of places to plant to verify was some of some places and travesía 'virtually.'
Is packed plenary of the by heart full pictures, and comprises cultural tips as well as just descriptions. It is quite thin to return in the purse, but is quite fat with pictures, maps, and content to satisfy.
5 / 5
I amour DK Reservation to Trip to plan/dreaming house. I do not take him never with me because they look to be better to plan that we line & of dice when travelling. These are also excellent arm-books of travesía of the chair. All a good-looking colour the diagrams & of photos direct a planning of the travesía. We often travesía with my main mother. Always it buys the DK drive them of trip he so that it can anticipate our travesía. In the So much now have the library of DK books of our travesías past.

A book is beautiful & full of useful information, photo & of maps. All some photo & of maps are in colour full. There is a lot of information in the to some the usual things like where to eat, of museums, etc. Etc. But where this drives really excel is to explain a history that will be it see in easy to see & comprise diagrams, the photos that & writes. These drive are like this of the small encyclopaedias.
Included If you are not planning the travesía, these books are amused to read.
5 / 5
Am not sure if we will not take never to Giappone, but there is enjoyed this drives of travesía. It gives the good overview of a lot situates no never has listened included of.

Has photo as well as the text and I what would be the good mate in the travesía. Especially it likes to spend the book when they are out of a country. The ready telephones can be utmost when they do except is good to have drives of hard copy to spend with, that you will not owe that concern roughly taking the signal to look in him.

A book is the good measure to spend to the long of without taking on too much room. It could included returned in the purse, and to good sure in the z/in the rucksack. It is not súper weighed neither.

Generally drives of travesía good is considering the travesía in Giappone

Give the graces to read my description

Becky Brooks
4 / 5
Ossia the add guidebook for Giappone. We are planning the travesía there punctual and having this now results to be the thing adds. Different a lot of guidebooks, this one that directs in some places, which is that master it guidebook to do. There is the tiny quantity to feed/storing info, but for the knots ossia perfect. An information contained in cultural places, museums, travesías of day, transport, etc. Is perfect, and some photos by heart are wonderful. Has has has used tonnes of guidebooks before, but ossia to good sure among some better.
4 / 5
DK I books are some odd one for travesía: I love his photos and of the maps but when it comes to real use in of the travesías, I fight with the use. A DK Giappone is the a lot of paperback reserve this'll will use like your prime minister goes through half of when those plans to go to somewhere because it is visually appealing and involving. The this in spite of seat likes it turn and advances with this book and the book of Solitary Planet or resorted on-line simply reason a DK lacks a lot of depths. Still I buy him while I go to somewhere new. Any one travels the book is perfect, but DK the books are still values to buy.
5 / 5
DK Books of the travesía of the eyewitness is mine drive of travesía favourite . They cover to plot of information. It likes- one creation of these books of travesía. There are a lot of maps and the photos scattered during a book. There are multiple itineraries for your consideration. Some details in fact is that they interest to read. While it does not think this book possibly could cover all could require know in the travesía to Giappone, because of his measure, is the a lot of one to take with you. When I Travel, having to that take more than one drives rid in all the chance I so that it takes different perspectives .
5 / 5
'DK Giappone Of eyewitness (Drives of Travesía)' for DK the eyewitness is written amiably where one writes up and a party to photograph up. It is easy to digest as well as it excites a reader on planning a travesía. It likes like this it is of the place was like this some flows of information well of section the section. It has not been if it is that I am already partial to Giappone but anything a chance, ossia one of my travesía favourite drives that has like this remote bed.
4 / 5
For a reader of books of travesía, ossia really the lovely walk by means of Giappone. A lot of points have underlined of cultural and religious weight. It is more to read that planning vacacional. There is to plot of emphasis on where to drink alcohol. Any one mentions of Sanrio Puroland. I have enjoyed some photos and some historical notes. Also it has the need for Jamaican lunch while in Giappone, these frames to drive sure calm can find it. A bit scattered but interesting.
4 / 5
This book is very attentive in of the places to visit, things to eat, unusual places to see. A quality of the map and the descriptions are very attentive and some photos for real take a beauty of this country. Useful information when planning the travesía or visiting the be one 1st or 100th time.

Lines of the times of the history look quite something on (I are not the professor of History). The photos really take a beauty of Giappone.

Quite small to return in almost any stock exchange.

Top Customer Reviews: History of Japan: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 45 ratings
4 / 5
If you want to japan and is interested by these histories that the book is very partorisca you
4 / 5
This book is the introduction adds to a history of Giappone, like liner in a backside of some books has said. It suffers the little of an obvious question partorisca try to express two years of thousands of civilisations to 370 pages, and like such is basically the fleshed out of timeline. There is little elaboration in chance and presents a reader with an endless series of historical characters, places and dates. This in spite of, there is the good house in a development of some arts in the each period. It looks some authors have add it to to that likes partorisca of to Japanese, like the second resembles small appearance of poetry excerpts can take the little annoy one east by train of the bed purely partorisca historical information. A book also glosses in recent Japanese history, of in a start of an occupation for American forces. Like the turbulent time, would have the plot partorisca write on but is interested in that, test John Dower is 'embracing defeated' or the number other books in the modern history of Giappone. If you are planning on that does recognition in Giappone this can be the good book partorisca read so that you know when 'this castle' or 'this temple' has been built, for that and reason.
4 / 5
When I Interested in the first place in a history of Giappone, ossia a first book that has read. At the same time, I have given this book five stars. As I have read more roughly Giappone although this book falls the little bit partorisca some leaves of things was and a fact that directs too much attention to relatively hide cultural phenomena without expending equal energy to political and military development. You recommend this book partorisca the good start partorisca learn roughly Giappone and the fast plus bed that Sansom histories or a Oxford histories.
4 / 5
Loves Japanese films, especially those of Kurosawa and Ozu, and ossia a main reason for my interest in Japanese history. This very small book for Mason and Caiger is a better short history of Giappone that has been able to find. There is included does shorter, but this a (in 408 pages) looks to be so only a right measure and with everything of an information could wish. A book is around be for roughly 30 years and has been revised in 1997. A review has been thorough, any only spending it up to date. It covers no only political history but social and cultural history also,and has an excellent bibliography. This book is the wonderful bed. I have begun to read he for a third time. I can you do not recommend enough.
4 / 5
This book done an excellent introduction the Japanese history, as it covers a whole spectre of history and does not direct on one separates too much. Roughly two third of some chapters covers political and general history, and another third look in of the cultural and religious developments. My only questions are that it does not look to go in-depth in Buddhism quite and looks to move spent a civil war a 16th century too quickly. It is especially well in developing some ideas of Shiki right of earth and like the Buddhism developed in Giappone. A good general history or introduction the Japanese history.
4 / 5
For the general reader that takes an outline of a history of Giappone a book do fault this basic function. This in spite of, for the reader any one a history to impulse he of a page and project an image in your alcohol, then is the failure . This tepid the propiciado for acting some facts with small endeavour to do them interesting. A book also tries too much in of the terms to try to cover a literary, religious, artistic, architectural, etc... Elements everything in a reservation further of a political history and soldato traditional. A lot this (certainly a lot all) would have to that be in another book with more than house in artistic and literary elements. Too hotgun' effect here. Trying too much with too much of few pages.
A book takes 2 stars of me because of a complete moral cowardliness of some authors. Some the numerous atrocities committed for forces of Japanese occupation abroad among 1895 and 1945 taking almost any attention of some authors. A Rape of Nanking takes so only a sentence in this book... Not even the paragraph, neither an explanation to the equal that to a purpose or of the leaders for behind an attack (besides a level to aim milite). Some authors declare tens of thousands' when the majority of experts has dipped that ready among 100,000 and 200,000 people, and a Chinese government dips a number in 300,000. Japans Brutal treatment of the Koreans of one 1890 east by means of WWII and a practice to take Korean (and another) women like playthings or slaves of sex with the approval of full government takes the z/the zero mentions in this book. A fact that Giappone (to Germania different) there is up to now for excusarse for the atrocities committed in Cina, Korea, and other nations to the sudeste the Asian is not directed or explained by some authors. It have appreciated a tentativa for some authors to explain some crimes of the horrible war committed for some soldate Japanese that has been a lot besides a necessities of the military occupation. The books written on Germania consistently tries to direct some brutal laws of soldate German in Jews and Russians. The authors that writes the book roughly Giappone this comprises his history of 20th century is obligated to be resisted to a same level.
5 / 5
It likes-me all in this book, and has bought this book partorisca educate I roughly Giappone
5 / 5
wants to japan and is interested by these histories that the book is well for you
4 / 5
This book is the introduction adds to a history of Giappone, like liner in a backside of some books has said. It suffers the little of an obvious question to try to express two years of thousands of civilisations to 370 pages, and like such is basically the fleshed out of timeline. There is little elaboration in chance and presents a reader with an endless series of historical characters, places and dates. This in spite of, there is the good house in a development of some arts in the each period. It would look some authors have the utmost to to that likes partorisca of to Japanese, like the second resembles small appearance of poetry excerpts can take the little annoy one east by train of the bed purely for historical information. A book also glosses in recent Japanese history, of in a start of an occupation for American forces. Like the turbulent time, would have the plot to write on but is interested in that, test John Dower is 'embracing defeated' or the number other books in the modern history of Giappone. If you are planning on that does recognition in Giappone this can be the good book to read so that you know when 'this castle' or 'this temple' has been built, for that and reason.
5 / 5
When I Interested in the first place in a history of Giappone, ossia a first book that has read. At the same time, I have given this book five stars. As I have read more roughly Giappone although this book falls the little bit for some leaves of things was and a fact that directs too much attention to relatively hide cultural phenomena without expending equal energy to political and military development. It would recommend this book for the good start to learn roughly Giappone and the fast plus bed that Sansom histories or a Oxford histories.
4 / 5
Loves Japanese films, especially those of Kurosawa and Ozu, and ossia a main reason for my interest in Japanese history. This very small book for Mason and Caiger is a better short history of Giappone that has been able to find. There is included does shorter, but this a (in 408 pages) looks to be so only a right measure and with everything of an information could wish. A book is around be for roughly 30 years and has been revised in 1997. A review has been thorough, any only spending it up to date. It covers no only political history but social and cultural history also,and has an excellent bibliography. This book is the wonderful bed. I have begun to read he for a third time. I can it does not recommend enough.
5 / 5
For the general reader that takes an outline of a history of Giappone a book do fault this basic function. This in spite of, for the reader any one a history to impulse he of a page and project an image in your alcohol, then is the failure . This tepid the propiciado for acting some facts with small endeavour to do them interesting. A book also tries too much in of the terms to try to cover a literary, religious, artistic, architectural, etc... Elements everything in a reservation further of a political history and soldato traditional. A lot this (certainly a lot all) would have to that be in another book with more than house in artistic and literary elements. Too hotgun' effect here. Trying too much with too much of few pages.
A book takes 2 stars of me because of a complete moral cowardliness of some authors. Some the numerous atrocities committed for forces of Japanese occupation abroad among 1895 and 1945 taking almost any attention of some authors. A Rape of Nanking takes so only a sentence in this book... Not even the paragraph, neither an explanation to the equal that to a purpose or of the leaders for behind an attack (besides a level to aim milite). Some authors declare tens of thousands' when the majority of experts has dipped that ready among 100,000 and 200,000 people, and a Chinese government dips a number in 300,000. Japans Brutal treatment of the Koreans of one 1890 east by means of WWII and a practice to take Korean (and another) women like playthings or slaves of sex with the approval of full government takes the z/the zero mentions in this book. A fact that Giappone (to Germania different) there is up to now for excusarse for the atrocities committed in Cina, Korea, and other nations to the sudeste the Asian is not directed or explained by some authors. It would have appreciated a tentativa for some authors to explain some crimes of the horrible war committed for some soldate Japanese that has been a lot besides a necessities of the military occupation. The books written on Germania consistently tries to direct some brutal laws of soldate German in Jews and Russians. The authors that writes the book roughly Giappone this comprises his history of 20th century is obligated to be resisted to a same level.
4 / 5
Any sure (Giappone'or'file) is the word but the partner (the one who is the 2nd or 3rd HARM) has loved to know more in a Japanese culture and his history, this book is returned a bill perfectly .
5 / 5
Brilliant book . Well writing and a lot informative .
5 / 5
This book is writing a lot well , with the mix adds of history and culture. A lot readable also, different some other books of history. Some the remarkable chances owe perhaps partorisca be covered the little more, but in general a book was really enjoyable. Highly it would recommend it to any interested in Giappone. I also highly recommended that goes to a country he, once some restrictions are lifted.
4 / 5
I edges have required partorisca history in colegiala, little in a pricey chair lateralmente but likes like this the supposition costs it then.
5 / 5
Can not comment in his accuracy but a fashion is poor. Perhaps an author could read & learn of Schama ?
5 / 5
Ossia One of some the majority of stunning books has in my whole collection. If I in his tongue and way to say is intermediate, no too easy and no too hard. Each section partorisca begin the late World-wide War 2 was has been described in him. An add to buy for everything, loves fast refrences before travelling to Giappone and know his traditions and history especially or for your academic purposes. Compulsory are also adds. For this add it compraventa :)
4 / 5
A reasonable overview but wide paintbrush of a history. Included this in spite of revised is still was date , any Fukushima tidal wave/nuclear disaster and compatible reducing nuclear energy.
Has been frustrated in the points keys but this could be because it has travelled in Giappone at the same time and struggled to find pertinent connections. I guess a question is each one which signals underlined of the city is edges ‘of entities ' but there is not founding any reference to them. Eg The writer Toson of Magome the one who has written the book based in his father in a transition in a Meiji recovery. Purportedly the book adds - no mentioned. Also in Hagi has the museums/marry old roughly 5 people those who was a lot of entity in a recovery. But so only a Ito the one who was PM 3 times takes for the mention later but no real connection with a ‘movement' in this leadership/of province excepts in connection with diverse other provinces of people that all has driven a together movement.
Has visited the wonderful original castle Matsue but any one has mentioned.
Has not taken the real comprising of reason like a movement to take touched of of a Tokugawa shogunate and restore an Emperor is spent.
5 / 5
Has not had big expectations reasons for one the majority of part has been hard to find the book that summarises a whole history of Giappone. This pound directs it.
A book resupplies the complete view of his history, while of course it does not take partorisca detail a book resupplies wide the sources and the bibliography of a reader loves further his studio.
Surprisingly covers all the historical facts and also resupplies an idea the Japanese culture, especially partorisca western readers. Chapters on Buddhism, on art, calm appoints it. Helps partorisca comprise history and Japanese culture a lot well.
A paperback the copy has bought is strong, is really good to touch.

Highly recommended partorisca begin to learn Japanese history!
5 / 5
Looked for more the economy and the politics but this book has more art and culture.
4 / 5
Partorisca Be sincere can not comment too much is but was an available better book partorisca a EPQ that my daughter at present is doing. It has contained information that could be used partorisca referencing in one was is of Japanese hiistory that is studying more a lot, much more. But partorisca the investigation uses this book and also looks elsewhere eg: Historical Japanese and some National Myths, 1600-1945: An Age of some Of the and Emperor Jinmu
For John S. Brownlee
A Modern History of Giappone: Of Tokugawa Time to a Present
For Andrew Gordon pp
and of course .
Good regime.
5 / 5
ich habe zwar keine ahnung von japanischer geschichte darum habe ich ja Has given buch gekauft...
aber mir erscheint Is ganz Gut a einen einblick zu erhalten
habe gives buch gelesen während einer reise nach japan!
4 / 5
何故か買ってしまいました。
歴史の教科書のような退屈さでした。
数ページでやめてしまいました。
4 / 5
Has chosen on this book, expecting it partorisca be a bit well. As it has taken it was the masterpiece.
Comprising both politician, army and, elements more than entities , cultural, this book is the must -have for the people have interested in a history of Giappone, both partorisca those with and those without foreknowledge.
Lengthwise, Is quell'has bitten short of 400 pages.
4 / 5
Left in the first place begins was partorisca say that have enjoyed a lot this book, and would recommend it to any concealed is interested in the thorough comprising of Japanese history.

A book extracted his subject in the chronological order, with an emphasis in chance and of the people of entities. These signals underlined is partorisca turn fleshed has gone by the comprehensible analysis of the like the historians considers partorisca be some underlying causes partorisca transmission. Besides, I comment it partorisca run is done in an intellectual and of the cultural developments of the each periode, particularly Buddhism of interior, which has facilitated transmission. Everything of of the this is to present in the pill still accessible way, leaving a reader a lot so only with the clear comprising that spent, but also reason is spent. Episodes and excerpts of the novels and the games also damage a text the colour and enjoyable feels.

Like reason so only three stars?

While a book is detailed incredibly when it comes to the inner history of Giappone, a history of his colonial empire and actions during a Pacific the war is purposfully imprecise. Korea, at the same time of an invasion, is refered to as the ‘rear country', and a worse thing a Japanese has done during World-wide War Two was appearantly forcing older Indonesians partorisca use the times Regulate Japanese more than local time. In fact, a paving of author was informs to an execution of criminals of Japanese war like the ‘dubious arraignment'. These things runs against all other records of one was.

The history of Giappone is more than a Pacific War. Partorisca Direct unduly in his actions during this war would give the slanted view of his history, but like this done ignore his frankly. Partorisca All his merit, this book whitewashes the difficult time in human history, and concealed the fact the book of bad history, any one @subjects that very written the otherwise is.
5 / 5
In the bed that the global history quite well of Giappone, has loved to find another book that in brief covers his integer timeline like the description. This rids no a good work. A fashion partorisca write is extremely dry and an author often uses double negatives or run in of the sentences. It is it likes read to dissertation of graduate. A content is also I a lot of lack. Sections of the zooms of Mason have managed without partorisca resupply quite a lot of history, or gives some way of small subjects too home. For example, has the pages there is poured in Nara poems (so only one has has translated poems) which does not explain an importance of, but hardly mentions a History of Genji. There have it also a lot of sections where failure to impress an importance of a subject because of a convoluted the way written in. Concepts that can be easily explained in the paragraph is tugged was partorisca pages, he all feel bit it elitist. Partorisca The no like this dry, compact, informative, and CONCISE overview, suggests Kenneth G. Henshall Is A History of Giappone.
4 / 5
Is looking for The good book in Japanese history, this is not the. Highly it recommends Cambridge the series of the histories and Samson of then are still a cup.

Pros: It covers to plot of a history, like masters an overview, ossia decent

Gilipollas: an author clearly suffers a modern sprain partorisca spend test on everything in a past and looking in details that can be violent, dramatic, or in any way slightly basically everything. An author skips around chances keys, gives a lot of uncalled partorisca commentary lateralmente, and does a hard real history partorisca follow without any leading exposure
5 / 5
If it likes him-you the a lot of facts, and little to any dubious extrapolations or conclusions, then calms like this book.

My grandson is living in Giappone, and for this my inerest in learning more on some origins and development of this ancient civilisation.

A thing has not expected, was like this the history helped partorisca comprise a long history of a complex report and clashed among Giappone, Korea and Cina.

Three stars because a fashion is the little dry and professorial, compared to my authors of favourite history, and could be the turn-was for the youngest readers.
5 / 5
Note: A context of my reading of this book was in this of the setting of room of the class, as some information can be be do clearer with which conference and no because of a book he.

In 'A History of Giappone: Revised Edition' a whole of one. Giappone' The history is covered until a @@@1950s. Of some references original historians of elderly Chinese scribes to some imperial documents of a Meiji period and further, this book directs to cover enough the plot of earth in the little bit of time, and directs to do like this with the almost concise saying. I say almost concise because a book tends to take bogged down in the generous procession that appoint of falls and an occasional fluffed has bitten information. Some authors are not trying partorisca cushion his book for any half, as the other has ensured a paid of the prize is certainly value an information receives, so only be poised partorisca reread the few sections in a tentativa to filter out of superfluous information and cut by means of an occasional fluff. The documents and the references are resupplied for each chapter has seen footnotes, like this calm the sceptics can does checks a fine work of these historians. In general it was the sum of educational experience , in spite of some scarce moments of the overburden information. Highly it recommends to read the, is interested at all in Japanese history.

Likes:
-information Of confidence
-Concise and very dipped out of chapters

Aversions:
-A something of fluff here or there
-A lot of appointing falling, has spent a point of necessity sometimes and to a point of confusion.
4 / 5
Fascinating And writing a lot good. I have purchased this book because of a upcoming travesía in Giappone and I have not learnt so only the good bit of the history of a country, but also obtained more than one comprising of some people of Giappone.
5 / 5
I really enjoyed this book - has spent a whole history of Giappone, politician and culture. Mason Looks to be the bit biased against some the EUA (in WW II) and for Giappone, which bondadoso of soured an experience to read.
5 / 5
A book writes delicadamente, a prose that wraps while he deleita the with an astute and interesting history. Law in a sigh this book.
4 / 5
A good, if any dense, history. Well writing and perfect for any that wants to study he of history.
4 / 5
A comprehensible account of Japanese history for a general reader. I outrage a political and economic development of entity, resupplies an excellent introduction the Japanese art, literature, the architecture and others dip cultural in his historical context. An excellent introduction for any that plans to travel, work or studio in Giappone.
4 / 5
This book, this in spite of incredibly thorough is difficult to take by means of. It is simply very very dry. It has looked for the book that would help me comprise some of some historical moments of entities that the form has helped modern Japanese, and the taken more than me bargained stops.
5 / 5
Very comprehensible and very written. A bit more you detail that I really required in some of some early chapters but an excellent description of Japanese history.
5 / 5
Interesting but A hard read. Structures of complex sentence. It can be more geared the academic communities that folks like me. I have learnt enough the bit, this in spite of.
4 / 5
A writing was easy to follow without wordy academic passages. It was hard to agree a meaning of the Japanese terms that requires partorisca reread sure pages.
5 / 5
While diverse wide and there is detailed the subjects in this book could do some readers have confused. But some authors' intention partorisca cover a lot of appearances that has defined Giappone how is nowaday also done this interesting endeavour and a lovely reading of the book.
5 / 5
Good basic history of Giappone partorisca a prize. Given some thousands of years of history of this complex society this work is treated more like an introduction that can direct the work detailed punctually periods or of the subjects.
5 / 5
Is born and educated in Giappone. I have known a history. I found it writing very good.
5 / 5
Still reading this book (my fellow better in the flight along)
4 / 5
A comprehensible global coverage, this in spite of, the light of has bitten on coverage of the implication of Giappone in some world-wide wars, especially on is assault on China during WWII.
4 / 5
Justo well. It would not call it he breezy read, and has read to plot of history.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 38 ratings
4 / 5
Seicho Matsumoto Was one of a mystery adds and writers of thriller of Giappone of 20.os centuries. Some turns of Calm Place some psychological rays very dulcemente until a history achieves to break point. I did not enjoy it so as his Points and Lines, but was the page -turner.
4 / 5
Has has had expectations really big thus book of an author is considered highly but is remained that asks if an improperly downloaded book and has been missing there pages or he botched translation. In the first place it was, this is not the mystery, perhaps the psychological thriller. Secondly, I have found a repetition or recap of 'alcohol of clues numbing. Finally, there was afterwards to any development of character.
5 / 5
An interesting history but unfortunately results quite repetitive and tedious. A book fantastically is writing and flows really very this in spite of.
4 / 5
Has a work to comprise loneliness, a flange of remoreseless prose, and a Japanese way to write, which when it has translated leaves an air of intrigue and foeboding to the each line, then ossia a book goes to choose up.
Matsumoto Is one of a greats, but sadly any too many of his works are available in english. A writer of one joins same like Higashino and Kirino, if any better, Matsumoto wrings the yours the emotions dry with each prose, the box expects, parched for a doenoument of a history.
A final is cut at all of spectacular, and for me, personally, felt a sublimity of the novel end like the history, the end of forest with the huerta with still wall of flange, with which some finals of fantasy, abruptly and without remorse.
Does not have any point in me that describes a plot, a rodeo to reserve that for you, and the wouldnt likes to spoil an entertainment. He the sufficed to say that you will leave a book the different person that a a concealed opened that. They like him to him all the utmost books do to readers. They like him to him all the utmost authors do to imaginative alcohol. Matsumoto Could have gone long, but his person still bolt in some pages of this epic, choking in a gasps of the simple man has launched the extreme circumstances.
5 / 5
Has found an incredible plot in his simplicity and directness. I have fallen also for Gentleman Tsuneo Asai, any only reason is a main character , mostly for his burocratic habits and mannerisms.

But to that I liked me to it especially was of a description of the particular section of Japanese society, tinged how was with this rètro the flavour given for an almost fifty years' distance' of a writing of a book.

To good sure would recommend it!
4 / 5
Has a lot of bed the crime-history, old and new, of all the crime-genders, but ossia one the majority of boring, less suspenseful the pound there is not founding never.
Is written in the entirely unassuming, way-less way, some characters are to grieve sketched, and a history-the line is predictable and a lot that absorbs in a less.
An author resembles has been inspired by Knowledge Follett: Still although a forward there is far less characters in this book that a last he usually fact, Matsumoto maintains (and continuous and on) in that adapt the one who all the world is, and that has done or has said so only when; as , his readers, has been ailed with an especially short memory comprises (in short: idiots).
These readers those who know a less bit in Japanese (mainly business) culture and hope to delve bit it deeper his, will be disappointed absolutely here - so that it was that I have bought this book...
4 / 5
A quite different experience, in a sense that a mystery of the murder is not a centrical part of this history. In fact, one could contest that there is not any mystery here...

Enough, an inner battle and an emotional roller coaster that a protagonist (can call as) raisin for, is a heart and soul of this book.

A lot leisurely paced, with vivid descriptions of a contemporary setting for a timeline that some coverages of book. This is not for any one looking for the fast-paced thriller, and there is really very a lot he payoff in an end. But you are any the one who is looking to immersed they in a travesía, this book will enrich your experience.
5 / 5
The Japanese writers are, as his Scandinavians counterparts, a flavour has purchased. Personally, I love him. In this chance, a history is everything in a need of characters of condition, partner-economic when being & a psychological effect these elements have in his decision that does process. It has controlled the emotions tend to boil. It is the slow history , calm .
5 / 5
Begins dulcemente, but develops and results quite engrossing. Highly recommended for the walk of train or the flight of slowly. It will read any plus for a same author.
5 / 5
神戸に出張中の農水省係長の浅井恒雄は、妻の英子が心臓発作で急死したとの
電話連絡を義妹から受け、急きょ帰京。恒雄は心臓に持病をもっていた妻の死
に場所に疑問を抱き、真相を探るべく調査に乗り出します。

やがて妻が不倫していたことを突き止め、用意周到に準備を整え相手に迫りま
すが、口論中、一瞬の逆上が悲劇を招くことに。ここからが一層ハラハラさせ
るストーリーになり佳境に入ります。

原書「聞かなかった場所」は70年安保の同年末から週刊誌に連載されたとの
ことですが今日においても筋立てに古さを感じさせません。上手い翻訳なので
心理描写や情景描写など違和感なく読めました。推理小説好きの方には特にお
薦めです。
4 / 5
Some novel transfers and turns enjoyably and creates the a lot of comprising of Giappone modern with the works of for life but strictly hierarchical workplace. A self-imposed need to take action is well has described.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed this but felt, as his narrator, was bit it dry. The woman of a civil servant dies and begins partorisca find some circumstances of his death bit it mysterious, likes investigation. As it is not the detective, a lack of history that gritty and sometimes gruesome feel that other novels of Japanese crime have. But how it was a husband of victim , takings the look to an alcohol of a a the one who has suffered loss.
Partorisca Any the one who has lived and fact in Giappone, thinks that will enjoy some English translations partorisca dip sentences. Some look odd in English but know concealed is that it would be said, especially some excuse to having caused like this question. And I imagine a lot they can relate to a mentality partorisca dip work especially.
To good sure value the bed yes have the connection in Giappone but does not expect the black-ish history of detective with transfers of myriad.
4 / 5
For real that has surprised storytelling capacity

in this novel, a protagonist is simple, but Seicho has done a meticulous that character of builds of a protagonist. Like the result, felt partorisca like as lived his life. It has not been until some last two pages that could was the one who would spend his.

A translation is very smooth and well-done.
5 / 5
清張作品としては特別目立つものではないにもかかわらず、どうして英訳の対象に
選ばれたのか不思議に思えます。
でも訳者はこの作品を気に入っているのでしょう。
とても隅々まで行き届いた訳だと思います。
4 / 5
清張作品が好きであれば、原作を読んだ後に読めば多読の教材として活用できると思います。
5 / 5
Gives Buch wurde mir unverzüglich zugestellt, is sieht aus wie neu, ich mag japanische Autoren sehr gern und freue mich schon darauf, is zu lesen.
4 / 5
So only can not attack down Matsumoto. A type is the legend and the true inspiring voice in Japanese writing. It is for real the shame this history has while taken has done partorisca achieve an English in world-wide of speaker. Perfectly it is on all there is not reading never of Matsumoto in a past. So much bookmark a partorisca Press of Bitter Lemon and also partorisca a work of the excellent translation done in this book for Louise Cures Kawai.
Regarding a history, well, is small but somehow still all-comprising. That I bad for this statement is that it is in basic plot : Guy discovers one prejudices his dead woman in the odd part of city that would have any subject normal in, woman of suspects of the type something does not have to that it has been, the type begins partorisca be absorbed in his own speculations, and then... Well, I do not want to say anything more, but certainly can say that some finals of history in the seeds-remark humorous and is, in general, the lesson in karma. An enormous, lesson of mecer weighed also.
Some questions have maintained partorisca ask for an end was, 'if it was my woman , has done one same?' And all my conjectures are resulted partorisca be some roughly the one who my woman was really doing for behind my behind, the one who I be crazy in? My woman or a material type for behind the rear mine with? I think that will have these same questions for an end partorisca read this history also, excepts will feel like this eaten for investigation partorisca know a real truth that went in it like the main character in a history was. And ossia where the lies of charm of this book: it is a half the whodunit, and another half the studio in obsession and some consequences of not leaving sleeping lie of dogs.
Sad to be like this terribly cryptic, but does not want to give anything was. Ossia The book adds , for real. It is not my preferred and certainly does not love that, reason my flavours often go for some much odder or for real so only, but considering the one who old this history in fact is (on 20 years create? Perhaps more), and that considers the one who wrote it, have at all but respect for a plot and the one who Matsumoto has looked for to write on here. And to think... Matsumoto Has written several histories of hundred his time, and 'A Calm Place' is any indication that well of the writer is with a novel of small form, can very included imagine everything of his works that is translated for our entertainment! Perhaps someday.
To good sure give these reservations to try it. It is the introduction adds to Matsumoto and a universe of crime of the mystery that Matsumoto legustado to live frequently.
4 / 5
An obsessive and insensitive character the head office is Tsuneo Asai, the boss of section in a Japanese Ministry of Agriculture and Sylviculture. There is to plot in a culture of Japanese bureaucracy. Some looks of inferior line to be that these people are all roughly expensive and improving row. A real work is treated often in the robotic way for people those who really could concern less roughly anything excepts them.

A book begins with Asai, 42, learning of a death of his woman, Eiko, 35. It appears it quell'has suffered the attack of heart. Asai Has not been present. Apparently Asai could have has left so only he in that, but is obsessed with finding some circumstances esatte of his death. He some undermining and finds some disturbing info. It researches further and it commits the serious crime in a process. Asai Then stuns for his desire to escape punishment. It surfaces like the entirely cold person , egoistic that does his best of the all go era.

In 1808 Gentleman Walter Scott has published the poem that contains a line “Oh that the tangled web plot when in the first place we practise to deceive.” A book is essentially in this concept. It is writing very good and so only can recommends.
5 / 5
It is ironic that the book titled 'A Calm Place' has such the ghastly end. This in spite of is gratifying partorisca have another book for Seicho Matsumoto, a late glorious master partorisca write of Japanese mystery, now available in English. In this chance, the mid-official of level in a ministry that promotes the agriculture discovers that a seemingly innocent death of his woman of heart failure has been linked to the secret life quite ignored his. Like this bureaucrat untangles a mystery of the life and the death of a woman, assumes an alternating person, and this transformation creates the highland sense of a book of doom.

Matsumoto There is here teamed an imaginative plot with deep psychological ideas, forces that has called to import Georges Simenon. A fashion to write is spare but effective in both that dipped the scene and realistically details it a character of Japanese bureaucratic life, and the American readers will not have any question that comprises even a detail a small plus. If you are quite lucky to having lived in Giappone, while, the additional pleasure will be obtained to be able to visualise some settings in that an action unfolds.
5 / 5
Has read this book with which “Some Killers of Zodiac of Tokyo” and “A Devotion of Suspect X.” Compared to those, this no quite measured up for me.

A writing is fantastic- easy to comprise in spite of him when being the translation . A development of character of Tsuneo Asai also is intriguing for having complete knowledge of his has thought. His methodical ways are entirely understandable and reasonable to a common man.

My subject? It was so only the bit of the slow bed, really. While it could comprise Asai process of has thought, could not relate his like this the character. It was the trudge to read by means of.

Like another reviewer has declared, is not my preferred. Sure, it was a lot... But it felt he bit it empty in an end.
5 / 5
There is not reading never the Japanese fiction. Chosen the up after seeing the documentary in Matsumoto in NHK, and was happy that has read this book. Good plot that the ends with a protagonist have taken taken because of his own paranoia. So only some questions have remained unanswered for example in the personnel of hotel the one who last has seen a Eiko so only before it has died. How it has been he has connected to the diagram of Kubo.
4 / 5
Could not expect for an end. Almost it has given up. It felt he taste read a 8th composition of task of note.
5 / 5
Is the book of two half. One first half is which is coming to expect of Matsumoto with developments of real plot regarding a crime committed. But this comes to a sudden end and then a second half of a book is to a large extent reminiscent of Raskalnikoff of Crime and Punishment. To good sure value the bed and still would recommend it to all the readers of fiction of Japanese crime.
4 / 5
So only has not done for me. A history has looked created and disjointed. One first half was more interesting that a last. And then an end is spent like this predictably mine.

Supposes it could be some the cultural differences but he have fallen plans for me. Quite good to finalise but can not say would recommend it to another.
4 / 5
Hardly a perfect murder and is compounded for on reacting. Asai, cuckholded, stumbles To the murder. An amazing part is that his conjectures try correct.
4 / 5
East obliging the mystery comes from/comes from another time and put -- Giappone in a 1970 this -- but a unfamiliar the half adds to the power of a book. Gentleman Asai, he mid-level bureaucrat, learns that his woman has died of the attack of sudden heart. But it has died in a unfamiliar neighbourhood, down less than clear-cut circumstances. Asai I results got obsessed with some circumstances of his death, begins his own investigation and finally assumes detectives to learn more. In time, develops the theory that past and reason, and ossia when a real mystery begins. A tone of a book is fresh and formal, but Asai is the character to oblige, and a colgante grow likes progress of history. Comparisons to Simenon is apt, included although a centrical character here is not to civilise he -- far of him.
5 / 5
A very good description of some possible extreme consequences of compulsive obsession. A history is the complex web developed by a murderous, 'explaining' reason he that has done. Calm situate you, a reader, inside his boss.
4 / 5
I thorougly there is enjoyed law the . Some characters were very described especially Asai , a main protagonist. A Japanese Murder highly satisfactory / Mystery with turns and of the amazing transfers
5 / 5
It liked like this of a writer has taken calm to a world of Tokyo. Liking read.
4 / 5
Was the slow bed. It prefers more action. It was a lot of writeen
4 / 5
One a lot graceful history partorisca the mystery. A real diving the Japanese norms.
4 / 5
Press of bitter Lemon. A Calm Place for Seicho Matsumoto
A transfer in a history of detective of usual mystery. We know the one who he and reason. But I have been he has justified in his suspicions? His be taken? It can resist his nerve?
Partorisca Readers more than English tongue, imports that a history is dipped in relatively the Giappone ignored? As the one who a plot is concerned, the murder of no. Is murder wherever raisin.
A delicacy of a writing, and a character of a protagonist is very Japanese. He this @subject? Again, the Alluring no. to the equal that are, partorisca appreciate neither, again, requires has not lived in Giappone.
Which in a setting, this in spite of? An author spends little time in his description. Prpers Having lived in Giappone I, easily could imagine some scenes in a book. But it could readers those who there have not gone never be there? I have thought initially no.
Have @@give that has been bad. A coverage of the Bitter lemon usual brilliant say that everything requires partorisca know in the setting of a history. Dark but appeal, delicate but incident, he epitomises some small rear streets of the Japanese city. And he epitomises a history and a writing.
4 / 5
Any real heros in this which is more like real world. A lot it has surprised.
4 / 5
A pocola interesting idea to a life of the bureaucrat to Tokyo. But a storyline has not been a lot obliging or new.
5 / 5
These novel cloths of Patricia highsmith novel of colgante.
Has to that read a history in a context of his time and place.
An interesting bed. More like the history feels that the novel.
3/5 stars
5 / 5
History very interesting of psychological murder with the cultural fund Japanese.
5 / 5
A translation is the bit shaky, particularly to a start. But, a history has the insurance mesmerizing quality. A denouement is well out of Poe and a history and way to write is Patricia looks a lot of Highsmith. It is the history of the ache and the revenge gone bad, finalising in the Poe-like me obsession that inevitably and Gentleman of Asia of laborious dooms, our protagonist if unfortunately any one our hero.
5 / 5
The place of black mystery in Giappone. A bit disappointing.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 3 ratings
4 / 5
Shortvand To a point. It covers all a basics and has not required a lot another guidebooks partorisca my travesía. Good tips and quite attentive in his recommendations. You recommend this drives for anyvbody planning his or his first travesía in Giappone.
5 / 5
This book was really well signal out of some elements of big level to do when in Giappone and zones. I have found to be the good bed to obtain a basics on where to go, that to see and that time in the each place. Some commentary of Paste of Giappone one could saw. In general the shabby that helped to discover Giappone.
5 / 5
The tonnes of information detailed, suggestions of web of place for more information, the gems have hid of Giappone that the tourists can lose, places to the that after all is the attractive , would recommend