Stephen Wade

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Five decades later, Tokyo has something new to prove

National Feb 27, 2018

Five decades later, Tokyo has something new to prove

Tokyo used its famous 1964 Olympics to show off a miraculous recovery from defeat in World War II. Japan was back after just 19 years with high-speed trains, geeky gadgets and dazzling efficiency. Tokyo's back again with the 2020 Summer Olympics, this time with something ...