Food, Culture, and Design Books

Native American in the Land of the Shogun

by Frederik L. Schodt

The Care and Use of Japanese Woodworking Tools: Saws, Planes, Chisels, Marking Gauges, Stones

by Kip Mesirow

Naikan: Gratitude, Grace, and the Japanese Art of Self-Reflection

by Gregg Krech

Tenryu-Ji: Life and Spirit of a Kyoto Garden

by Norris Brock Johnson

A Tractate on Japanese Aesthetics

by Donald Richie

The Art of Setting Stones & Other Writings from the Japanese Garden

by Marc Peter Keane

Shinto Meditations for Revering the Earth

by Stuart D. B. Picken

Yoga Heart: Lines on the Six Perfections

by Leza Lowitz illustrations by Akiko Tanimoto

Viewed Sideways: Writings on Culture and Style in Contemporary Japan

by Donald Richie

Green Tea Living

by Toshimi A. Kayaki illustrations by Miyuki Matsuo

Being Japanese American A JA Sourcebook for Nikkei, Hapa … & Their Friends

by Gil Asakawa

The Japanese Tea Garden

by Marc Peter Keane

Sake Confidential

by John Gauntner

The Haiku Apprentice: Memoirs of Writing Poetry in Japan

by Abigail Friedman foreword by Michael Dylan Welch

A Lateral View: Essays on Culture and Style in Contemporary Japan

by Donald Richie

The Flower Shop: Charm, Grace, Beauty, Tenderness in a Commercial Context

by Leonard Koren

Family Crests of Japan

by Stone Bridge Press

The Forgotten Japanese: Encounters with Rural Life and Folklore

by Tsuneichi Miyamoto by Jeffrey Irish

Japaneseness: A Guide to Values and Virtues

by Yoji Yamakuse

Japanese Garden Notes: A Visual Guide to Elements and Design

by Marc Peter Keane

Amy's Guide to Best Behavior in Japan: Do It Right and Be Polite!

by Amy Chavez

The Buddhist Swastika and Hitler's Cross: Rescuing a Symbol of Peace from the Forces of Hate

by T. K. Nakagaki

How to Take a Japanese Bath

by Leonard Koren

The Fourth String: A Memoir of Sensei and Me

by Janet Pocorobba

China Smart: What You Donat Know, What You Need to Knowa a Past & Present Guide to History, Culture, Society, Language

by Larry Herzberg

Forty-Seven Samurai: A Tale of Vengeance and Suicide in Haiku and Letters

by Hiroaki Sato

Womansword: What Japanese Words Say about Women

by Kittredge Cherry

The Book of Tea

by Kakuzo Okakura

A Diplomat in Japan: The Inner History of the Critical Years in the Evolution of Japan When the Ports Were Opened and the Monarchy Restored

by Sir Ernest Satow

Epochs of Chinese and Japanese Art: An Outline History of East Asiatic Design

by Ernest F. Fenollosa

The Mikado's Empire: A History of Japan from the Age of Gods to the Meiji Era (660 BC - AD 1872)

by William Elliot Griffis