How Like A God

How Like A God

Deification in Japanese Religion

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Hiroo Satō
David Noble
LTCB International Library Section
  • Tokyo, Japan: 
    International House of Japan
    , January
     263 pages.
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In this comprehensive survey, Sato Hiroo tells the story of the origins and transformations of the gods in Japan from prehistory to modern times.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Hiroo Satō was a charter member of the Hawaii Shima Hiroshima Kenjin Kai and a member of the Pahoa Nikkei Jin Kai. According to Sato, nearly half of the immigrants who settled in Pähoa were originally from Hiroshima. Sato’s remains were interred at the Pahoa Japanese Cemetery.

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