You Gotta Have Wa

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Robert Whiting | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9780307455970
ISBN 13 : 0307455971

The definitive book on Japanese baseball provides a close-up look at our national pastime as seen through the eyes of American players who found the Japanese approach completely ba..

Tokyo Underworld

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Robert Whiting | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9780375724893
ISBN 13 : 0375724893

A provocative study of the role of Americans in the growth and development of the Tokyo underworld since the end of World War II examines the powerful alliances among crime bosses,..

Taking In A Game

Pub Date : 2004-05-01 | Author : Joseph A. Reaves | Publisher : U of Nebraska Press

ISBN 10 : 0803290012
ISBN 13 : 9780803290013

In Taking in a Game, Joseph A. Reaves examines the development of baseball in Korea, the Philippines, Mainland China, and Taiwan, as well as the more widely known story of baseball..

The Meaning Of Ichiro

Pub Date : 2009-09-26 | Author : Robert Whiting | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9780446565226
ISBN 13 : 0446565229

Matsui... Nomo... Sasaki... Ichiro... the so-called American "National Pastime" has developed a decidedly Japanese flair. Indeed, in this year's All-Star game, two of the starting ..

Jane Eyre

Pub Date : 2014-03-05 | Author : Charlotte Brontë | Publisher : Archipoche

ISBN 10 : 9782352876175
ISBN 13 : 2352876176

Jane Eyre, orpheline à dix ans, est maltraitée par les Reed chez qui elle a été placée. Envoyée à Lowood, une institution rigide, elle y souffre de privations et de nouvelle..

Les Cendres D Angela N D

Pub Date : 2017-11-02 | Author : Frank MCCOURT | Publisher : Belfond

ISBN 10 : 9782714475947
ISBN 13 : 2714475949

Il y a tout juste vingt ans, la France tombait sous le charme des Cendres d'Angela, mémoires d'une enfance irlandaise drôles, tendres et sans rancune, portés par une langue et u..