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HIST 287: History of Modern Japan (Chen): Home

Using this Guide

This guide is here to help you research and prepare your HIST 287 group projects. 

Use the tabs across the top of the page to:

  1. conduct background research on your topic
  2. find scholarly articles 
  3. search for relevant books 
  4. evaluate your sources
  5. cite using the Chicago Manual of Style

How to Read and Write like a Historian

Here are some tutorials, created by librarians and historians, that offer tips on reading and writing history.

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Photo Credits

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Kundanzaka (Kudan Slope), Tokyo, c. 1910. |  http://www.oldtokyo.com/yasukuni-shrine-at-kudan-tokyo-c-1910/
Lemon A E (Sergeant), No 9 Army Film & Photographic Unit - http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//51/media-51364/large.jpg This is photograph SE 5226 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums.
"The Unit 731 Complex." Image saved from http://crimescenedb.com/unit-731/
Tojo Hideki, an Army general
and Japan s political and military leader, testified at the Tokyo War Crimes trial on January 7, 1948. (238-FEC-48-138): https://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/2009/summer/cramer.html