The Quest for the Lost Nation: Writing History in Germany and Japan in the American Century

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"This is an extraordinarily compelling story. It is a bold and innovative retelling of the German and Japanese effort to reconstruct a national history. "The Quest for the Lost Nation" is a model for comparative history--and should serve as an incentive for a new generation to do more of this kind of work."--Michael Geyer, University of Chicago "Comparative and transnational, "The Quest for the Lost Nation" brilliantly illuminates the predicaments of postwar historical thinking in the aftermath of what was for both nations ...

The Quest for the Lost Nation: Writing History in Germany and Japan in the American Century 2010, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520259447

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