History of Japan

Isaac Meyer

Education, Higher Education

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Education 99
Higher Education 18

This podcast, assembled by a PhD student in History at the University of Washington, covers the entire span of Japanese history. Each week we'll tackle a new topic, ranging from prehistoric Japan to the modern day.


Episode 116 - One Man Yoshida

September 1st, 2015

Episode 117 of 170 episodes

Yoshida Shigeru was the postwar Prime Minister who helped salvage Japan's economy after WWII and set the country on the course to recovery. Today we'll discuss his background, time in office, and his influence on the course of Japan's political history.