Hirohito: the chrysanthemum throne

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Describes the direction of Japanese society and growth of Japanese militarism after Hirohito became emperor. Discusses Japan's role in World War Two and the effect Hirohito had on Japanese direction and his changing effectiveness as an international and national leader. This film has been digitized because it has a high level of Vinegar Syndrome (chemical deterioration). That condition will prevent any captured images from being 100% perfect. Our goal is to present the content of the film in a digital format that is as good and the least distracting as possible.
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00:23:55 hh:mm:ss; 16mm
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Filename: lms-031286; Fedora 2 PID: umd:690530; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/35200; Catalog Key: 31430002791434

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