Sunday, November 06, 2005

Book on Japan's emperor system

This review of Enigma of the Emperors summarizes author Ben-Ami Shillony’s discussion of how Japan’s emperors differ their counterparts in other countries and why the line of imperial succession has remained unbroken for nearly two thousand years.

—Mellow Monk

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