TokyoBook - 2004
Tokyo is located on the east coast of Honshu, Japan's largest island. With a population of over 12 million people, Tokyo is part of a vast urban sprawl that forms the world's largest urban area. The city also is one of the world's great centers of finance, trade, and industry. Tokyo is a dynamic and forward-thinking metropolis, yet its traditions are still very strong. Today, Tokyo's vibrant streets are a mixture of modern high-rise buildings and traditional wooden Japanese homes. Great Cities of the World explores what makes Tokyo a captivating city. Book jacket.
Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : World Almanac Library, 2004.
Branch Call Number: j 952.135 BARBER N
Characteristics: 48 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 27 cm.