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List of Books

Books written by Masahide Ota


Hoping for peace and prosperity of Okinawa, Mr. Ota has been writing over seventy books for 50 years. Please read some of these books.

 No  Book Title Year published  Publisher
‚P Okinawa Kenjitai iYouth Troops) - Paid in Blood co-authored 1953 Japan Publishing Cooperative Inc.
‚Q Father's War Diary - A Bloody Field of Okinawa co-authored 1965 Asahi Shinbun Company 
‚R Freedom of Speech in Okinawa - Media Coverage co-authored 1966 Nanpo Doho Engokai
‚SPublic Consensus in Okinawa 1967 Kobundo Shinsha
‚TUgly Japanese - How General Public Sees Okinawa 1969 Simul Press Inc.
‚UModern Discrimination and Prejudice co-authored 1969 Shinsensha Co., Ltd.
‚VHistory of Okinawa Prefecture Part II, Administration in Taisho and Showa ages 1970 Okinawa Board of Education
‚WObjection - Returning to Japan as Okinawans would have thought 1971 Simul Press Inc.
‚XBeing in Okinawa co-authored by Masahide Ota and Kenzaburo Ohe 1971 Okinawa Experience Publication
10 The bottom of Okinawans' heart|The Battle of Okinawa and me|
1972 Iwanami Shoten
11 Okinawa: Modern Government Structure
1972  Keiso Shobo
12 Okinawa Now and Then: A Memoir from Shuri Castle Town co-authored 1973 Monthly Okinawa Co.
13 History of Okinawa Prefecture Part IV, Newspaper and Its Coverage 1975 Okinawa Board of Education
14 Fuyu Iha - A Person and Thoughts: |Iha's Thoughts in His Day co-authored 1976 Heibonsha Lid.
15 Down of Okinawa Study - Fuyu Iha's Studies and Thoughts - Celebrating 100th anniversary of His Birth co-authored 1976 Okinawa Culture Association
16 Okinawa Falling Apart 1976 Hirugi Co.
17 This is the battle of Okinawa - Documentary Photos 1977 Ryukyu Shimpo Co.
18 Emperor's Iron Troops 1977 Hirugi Co.
19 Iwanami Seminar History of Japan Part 23, Modern 2: Okinawa under US Occupation 1977 Iwanami Shoten
20 History of Naha City - Appendix 3-3: Compilation of Newspapers After the War 1978 Department of Records, Naha City
21 Japanese Military Occupation - Its Lights and Shadows Part II: Discussion of Okinawa under the Military Occupation co-authored 1978 Tokuma Shoten
22 War and Children: A message that Father has to tell you about the War 1980 Naha Shuppan Co.
23 Who are Okinawans? 1980 Green Life Co.
24 How to Oppose Constitutional Revision, Rokuro Hidaka Version co-authored 1981 Origin Publishing Center
25 This Was The Battle of Okinawa 1981 Naha Shuppan Co.
26 Chronological Coverage of the Battle of Okinawa
1982 Iwanami Shoten
27 Okinawa - War and Peace 1982 Shakai Shinsho
28 Kume Island, Okinawa - Kumejima Dialect, Culture and Social Study During the War co-authored 1982 Kobundo
29 Monarch of Okinawa - U.S. High Commissioners
1984 Kume Shoten
30 A Great Air Raid over Naha City on October 10, 1944
1984 Kume Shoten
31 The Battle of Okinawa@-The Typhoon of Steel and Bombs -
1984 Kume Shoten
32 Praying Peace (12) The Never War from The Battle of Okinawa Series co-authored 1984 Daisan Bunmeisha
33 A War Memorial for the Dead at the Battle of Okinawa 1985 Naha Shuppan Co.
34 What is the Battle of Okinawa? 1985 Kume Shoten
35 Photos of the Battle of Okinawa co-authored 1986 Naha Shuppan Co.
36 Study of Japanese Occupation - U.S. Control of Okinawa after the War 1987 Tokyo University Shuppankai
37 Nishihara Town History - Records of the Battle of Okinawa co-authored 1987 Nishihara Town
38 The U.S. Occupation of Okinawa and@Postwar Reforms in Japan Proper 1987 University of Hawaii Press
39 Photographic Records of the Battle of Okinawa edit-supervised 1990 Naha Shuppan Co.
40 Masahide Ota talks of Peace
1990 Kenminnokai
41 Fragment Review of Okinawa in Showa (1926-1989)
1990 Naha Shuppan Co.
42 Challenge of Okinawa
1990 Kobunsha
43 Genocide: It reveals that "Humans are innately in inhumane"
1991 Okinawa Times
44 A Compilation of Thoughts about Okinawa by Professor Masahide Ota
1991 Retirement Celebration Project Committee
45 Visible and Invisible Facets of Showa (1926-1989)
1994 Naha Shuppan
46 Yu Yu Yu (Talking with Testuya Chikushi about daily life in Okinawa) 1995 Okinawa Times
47 Committed to a More Peaceful World
1996 Kindai Bungeisha
48 The Voice of Okinawans in the Iwanami Booklet NO.‚R‚X‚V 1996 Iwanami Shoten
49 The Corner‚“tone of Peace
1996 Iwanami Shoten
50 Supreme Court of Japan Testimony on U.S. Troop Presence by Governor Masahide Ota of Okinawa Prefecture 1996 Nirai Co.
51 True Stories of Okinawa Shihan Gakko Gakutotai (Student Corps) 1998 Chihayatai Publishing Committee
52 Starting From Okinawa - Discussion with Natsuki Ikezawaj
1998 Shueisha Inc.
53 Spiritual Monument - How did Tekketsu Kinnno Tai (Blood and Iron Student Units for Emperor survive the War? 1998 Ryutan Alumni
54 Where is Japan going? |A Seminar at Jiyunomori Gakuen edited by Testuya Chikushi (Fukuoka Government Series) 1998 Nikkei Inc.
55 Two Terms (Eight Years) of Ota Administration 1998 Masahide Ota Politics, Economic, and Culture Study
56 Fighting for Peace of a Base-dependent Economy in Okinawa during ‚Q‚X‚X‚O days
1999 Ota Administration Documentary Project
57 OKINAWA COLD WAR ISLAND 1999 Japan Policy Research Institute
58 Where does Uchinanchu (Okinawans) go? - Dispute among Okinawans 2000 Jissensha
59 Okinawans' Decision
2000 Asahi Shinbun Company
60 Ugly Japanese - Japanese Feelings Toward Okinawans- Second Edition
2000 Iwanami Shoten
61 The Essays on Okinawa Problems
2000 Yui Shuppan
62 Okinawa: Guided to be an Island without military bases
2000 Shueisha Inc.
63 Paid in Blood
2000 Naha Shuppan
64 Emergency Legislation Casts Social Injustice Like During the Battle of Okinawa
2002 Ryukyu Shimpo
65 Discrimination Against Okinawa and Peace Constitution: Japan Collapses with the death of Its Constitution
2004 ‚a‚n‚b Publishing
66 Psychological Warfare Conducted by Japan and U.S. During the Battle of Okinawa
2004 Iwanami Shoten
67 Cornerstone of Peace Special Edition: A Summary of Councilor Masahide Ota's Activities Last Three Years 2005 Supporters Association for Masahide Ota
68 What Japan thinks of Okinawa: Lessons Learned from the Battle of Okinawa and a Reorganization of U.S. Forces 2005 Ota Peace Research Institute
69 The Souls of the Deceased in the War Could not Rest Peacefully Yet
2006 Shinsensha
70 War Memorials in Okinawa
2007 Naha Shuppan
71 Children Survives from the Battle of Okinawa
2007 Creative 21
72 In-depth Discussion of Okinawa's Future 2010 Fuyoshobo Shuppan 
73 Who have done this to Okinawa
2010 Dojidaisha
74 Stories of Two Girls - Children During the Battle of Okinawa
2011 Shinsei Shuppan


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