This week, Japan’s attempt to assimilate Taiwan finds some success, and one big stumbling block: the Musha Incident, the last and largest rebellion against Japanese rule on the island. Plus, the beginnings of Taiwan’s mobilization for war.
Roy, Denny. Taiwan: A Political History.
Ching, Leo. T.S. Becoming “Japanese”: Colonial Taiwan and the Politics of Identity Formation.
Rubinstein, Murray A. Taiwan: A New History.
Barclay, Paul D. Outcasts of Empire: Japan’s Rule on Taiwan’s “Savage Border,” 1874-1945.