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.
Table of Contents
|Chapter 1||History of Tokyo||8|
|Chapter 2||People of Tokyo||14|
|Chapter 3||Living in Tokyo||22|
|Chapter 4||Tokyo at Work||32|
|Chapter 5||Tokyo at Play||36|
|Chapter 6||Looking Forward||42|