Shiba receives Tang Prize award

2018/06/20 15:30

This is the Toyo Bunko, or the Oriental Library, a library and research institute in Tokyo dedicated to the study of Asian history and culture. It is one of the five largest Asian studies centers in the world and its Executive Librarian Yoshinobu Shiba is a recipient of the Third Tang Prize award for Sinology for his mastery and in-depth and insightful analysis of Chinese socio-economic history.