Nihongi: Chronicles of Japan From the Earliest Times to A D 697, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover


Chronicles of Japan From the Earliest Times to A D 697, 1st Edition

Edited by W G Aston


856 pages

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pub: 2010-09-09
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The Nihongi is the standard native history of Ancient Japan. This volume, originally published in 1896 and now of classic status makes accessible to European scholars the extensive store of material for the study of mythology, folk-lore, early civilization and manners and customs which it contains.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Book 1. Age of the Gods Part 1. 2. Age of the Gods Part 2. 3. Suzei Tenno 4. Annei Tenno. Itoku Tenno. Kosho Tenno. Koan Tenno. Korei Tenno. Kogen Tenno. Kaikwa Tenno. 5. Sujin Tenno. 6. Suinin Tenno. 7. Keido Tenno. Seimu Tenno. 8. Chiuai Tenno. 9. Jingo Kogu. 10. Ojin Tenno. 11. Nintoku Tenno. 12. Richiu Tenno. Hanzei Tenno. 13. Ingio Tenno. Anko Tenno. 14. Yuriaku Tenno 15. Seinei Tenno Kenzo Tenno. Ninken Tenno. 16. Muretsu Tenno. Part Two: Book 17. Keidai Tenno. 18 Ankan Tenno. Senkwa Tenno. 19. Kimmei Tenno 20. Bidatsu Tenno 21. Yomei Tenno Sujun Tenno 22. Suiko Tenno 23. Jomei Tenno 24. Kogyoku Tenno 25. Kotoku Tenno 26. Saimei Tenno 27. Tenchi Tenno 28.Temmu Tenno Part 1 29. Temmu Tenno Part 2 30. Jito Tenno

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Japan

Routledge Library Editions: Japan brings together a century's worth of publishing and provides a comprehensive collection of volumes which chart the literature, history, economics, politics & sociology of this fascinating country.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Etymology
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General