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Toppamono

Outlaw, Radical, Suspect, My Life In Japan"s Underworld

by Miyazaki Manabu

  • 272 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Kotan Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Biography: general,
  • Social history,
  • Criminals & Outlaws,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Japan,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages460
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8560682M
    ISBN 100970171625
    ISBN 109780970171627

    Miyazaki, Manabu () Toppamono: Outlaw, Radical, Suspect – My Life in Japan's Underworld, Tokyo: Kotan Publishing, hardback, pages ISBN: [Book Review]. Electronic Journal of Contemporary Japanese Studies 6(1), article number: Book Review 4. Hood, C. P. Shinkansen: from bullet train to low-flying plane. Routledge.   With a full title of Toppamono: l. Suspect. My Life in Japan's Underworld, this autobiography by Manabu Miyazaki has plenty of fighting to his childhood on the periphery of the Yakuza because of family ties to his construction company to his being charged in a massive corporate kidnapping case, Miyazaki paints himself as a scrappy .


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Toppamono, the memoir of Japanese underworld figure Miyazaki Manabu, was first published in A revised version came out the following year.

To date, overcopies Toppamono book the book have been sold in by: 1. Toppamono book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Shot, stabbed, and beaten, Miyazaki Manabu somehow emerged intact from his /5.

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Whiting said his publisher nudged him into writing it because he had written several books about Ja. Get this from a library. Toppamono: outlaw, radical, suspect: my life in Japan's underworld.

[Manabu Miyazaki] -- Shot, stabbed, and beaten, Miyazaki Manabu somehow emerged intact from his first fifty years to put his astonishing life story down on paper.

Born the son of a yakuza boss inhe grew up in a. Miyazaki Manabu Toppamono: Outlaw, Radical, Suspect. My Life in Japan's Underworld Kotan Publishing, (originally published in Japanese in ) ISBN: pages $ Miyazaki Manabu* was born on Octo in Kyoto. His first 50 years, which he chronicles in Toppamono, coincide with Japan.

First of all thank you very much for inviting me to speak today. In I wrote a book called Toppamono, which is my autobiography. Thanks to the efforts of many friends of mine who decided to Toppamono book it into English, I have been able to publish this book in an English version, which you see before you today.

More than just one man's incredible story, unflinchingly told, Toppamono is a sophisticated analysis of Japan's postwar half-century that will astound and enlighten. Devastatingly critical of banks and bureaucrats, questioning of Japan's understanding of democracy, and cogent on the role played by the yakuza in Japanese society, this Author: Miyazaki Manabu.

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Robert Whiting has 15 books on Goodreads with ratings. Robert Whiting’s most popular book is You Gotta Have Wa. Speculation had gone on for months that Miyazaki was the "Fox-Eyed Toppamono book, until the Tokyo Metropolitan Police checked his alibis and cleared him of any Toppamono book.

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Today, they operate Founding location: Tokyo, Japan. Toppamono: Outlaw, Radical, Suspect – My Life in Japan's Underworld is a translation of Miyazaki Manabu's best seller, Toppamono: Sengoshi no Kage o Kakenuketa 50and apart from its content, the book raises the question as Author: Christopher P.

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Tokyo Underworld is a fairly dense read, exhaustively researched (over interviews) and packed with facts and information (Notes and Sources runs to 45 pages).

Though it isn't always light reading, Tokyo Underworld provides a fascinating glimpse of the seamier side of Japanese society, along with a view of postwar US-Japan relations that won /5(41).

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Titled “Toppamono: Outlaw, Radical, Suspect — My Life in Japan’s Underworld,” the book — in which toppamono means “someone. Eri Ishikawa, Actress: Batoru rowaiaru.

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The Many Meanings of Toppa In Italian, “prendere una toppa” means “to get drunk” There’s a book entitled Toppa Mono about a Japanese yakuza (gangster), which has this definition of Toppa: “The word suggests 'bulldozing one’s way through,' so a toppamono is someone with a devil-may-care attitude who pushes ahead regardless.

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