This week, we’re beginning a multiparter on the modern relationship between America and Japan. We’ll cover the background of both countries and their relationship leading up to the 1905 Russo-Japanese War.
Listen to the episode here.
Asada, Sadao. From Mahan to Pearl Harbor: The Imperial Japanese Navy and the United States.
Hotta, Eri. Japan 1941: Countdown to Infamy.
Jansen, Marius. The Making of Modern Japan.
Pyle, Kenneth. Japan Rising.
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