History of Japan

Isaac Meyer

Education, Higher Education

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Education 70
Higher Education 16

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 93 - The Dragon and the Rising Sun, Part 3

March 14th, 2015

Episode 94 of 170 episodes

This week we introduce the man who led China's war against Japan: Chiang Kai-shek. The reluctant military leader wanted no part of a war against the nation where he had trained, but the trends of the time forced him into a conflict that would eventually destroy not only Japan, but his own regime as well.