The Bells Of Old Tokyo By Anna Sherman

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0120200615

A journey through Japan's forgotten temples, canals, avenues and, most importantly, bells.

Book of the Week. The Bells of Old Tokyo by Anna Sherman.

0220200616

We visit the smallest bell of time in Akasaka and consider the rebel samurais of old.

Book of the Week. The Bells of Old Tokyo by Anna Sherman.

0320200617

A huge glass box contains the purple costume made for the last Tokugawa shogun, Yoshinobu.

Book of the Week. The Bells of Old Tokyo by Anna Sherman.

0420200618

The effect that a barrage of bombs had on Tokyo in 1945.

Book of the Week. The Bells of Old Tokyo by Anna Sherman.

0520200619

In 1922, Albert Einstein was invited to visit Tokyo. It was an extraordinary arrival.

Book of the Week. The Bells of Old Tokyo by Anna Sherman.