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Shirin is the academic journal published by
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of sub-disciplines of history, geography, and archaeology. The journal is issued
in alternate months, and every issue consists of 160 pages on average. The contents
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Vol.106 No.1 January 2023
Preparing for Famine: Relief and Food in Agricultural Books in China
The Court Cuisine of the Rasūlids in the 13th Century
Banquet Meals and Tableware, As Seen in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Century Japan
Japanese Preparations for the Reception of the 1748 Diplomatic Mission from Korea, As Seen through the Eyes of Watanabe Zenemon
The Reconstruction of Poland as Seen in the Soup Kitchens of Łódź, 1918-1921
Illicit Liquor in Modern Japan: Reading Itō Einosuke's "Fukurō"
The Introduction and Industrialization of Tropical Fruit Production in Postwar Okinawa
The Food of the Future in the Imagination, Tracing Trends in Japan from the End of WWII to the 1970s
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