Fishing Villages in Tokugawa Japan (Paperback) book cover

Fishing Villages in Tokugawa Japan

By Arne Kalland

© 1995 – Routledge

355 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780700703159
pub: 1995-02-23
Currently out of stock

FREE Standard Shipping!
e–Inspection Copy


This is the first full-length presentation of Japan's pre-industrial fishing culture and a careful application of anthropological method to historical research. Shows that Tokugawa Japan's fishing villages were critical to Japan's economic development, being key links between towns and farming communities.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General