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by Jerrold M. Packard
The Japanese monarchy is the oldest and most mystery-enshrouded in existence, and this social . Packard provides a mass of interesting information about the austerities, rituals and daily routine of a Japanese monarch's life.
The Japanese monarchy is the oldest and most mystery-enshrouded in existence, and this social history of it, the first comprehensive modern one to be published, is engrossing," stated PW. "Writing in a style at once scholarly and entertaining. PW chose this as one of the best nonfiction books of 1987.
Packard, Jerrold M. Publication date. Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, 1901-, Emperors, Monarchy. New York : Collier Books. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china.
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Packard traces the monarchy's origins to the legendary sun goddess, whose scions were forever after known as sons of heaven. Unlike other crowned heads, Japanese sovereigns have never really served as chiefs of state.
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A comprehensive social history of the Japanese monarchy that sheds light on court life, ritual, sexual mores, religious observances, the development of the caste system, and the laws of succession, and shows how this 2,000 year-old institution has survived the vicissitudes of history to emerge as a strong force behind the modern Japanese state.
Packard, Jerrold M. (2000). A History of the Japanese People: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Meiji Era. FireWord Publishing, Incorporated. p. 45. ^ a b c d Xinzhong, Yao (2003). Encyclopaedia Britannica Company. Retrieved August 2, 2019.
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