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  1. Fruits of Success

    Back in a far-off, less-globalized day, when Japanese restaurants around the world were about as common as hen’s tee…

  2. Lacquer Respect

    Lacquer has been an integral part of Japanese …

  3. Brush Work 

    In the West, calligraphy is the genteel art of…

  4. Eating with Grace

    As they ruefully surveyed the morsel that had …

  5. SITES OF THE MEIJI INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (VIII): Yawata: A State-Sponsored Vision of Industrialization

    July 2015 UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee approv…

  6. SITES OF THE MEIJI INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (VII): Miike: Mine Craft

  7. SITES OF THE MEIJI INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (VI): Nagasaki: Fueling the Revolution

  8. SITES OF THE MEIJI INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (V): Saga: Where the Boats Come In

  9. SITES OF THE MEIJI INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (IV): Kamaishi: Industrial Revolution Blasts Off

  10. SITES OF THE MEIJI INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (III): Nirayama: At the Break of Dawn

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