Tokyo New City Guide

Front Cover
Tuttle Publishing, 1996 - Travel - 363 pages
0 Reviews
Back in print--The Tokyo City Guide goes far beyond the well-worn tourist itineraries and deep into the complex, highly contrasted heart of one of the world's largest and most exciting cities. Compiled by two urbane young Tokyo-lovers, American Judith Connor Greer and Japanese Mayumi Yoshida Barakan, this lively, up-to-the-minute city guide covers Tokyo of the 1990's like no other.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

About the author (1996)

Mayumi Yoshida Barakan was born in Sapporo and moved to Tokyo in 1974 to attend a local college. After working in the editorial department of a music magazine, she moved to London for a year in 1980. Since returnign to Tokyo, she has worked as a self-employed editor and translator. She now manages the business that she and her husband run.

Judith Connor Greer grew up in Olympia, Washington, and moved to Tokyo in 1980. Starting out in fashion she began freelancing as a writer and arts organizer. From 1986 to 1993 she worked at a Japanese museum of contemporary art. She is now living in London with her husband and two children.

Bibliographic information