TOKYO X. Photographs by Shunji Ohkura. Afterword translated by Ralph McCarthy, captions translated by Shii Ichiba, envoi by Giles Murray. Tokyo: Kodansha Intl., 2000, 216 pp., 251 plates with endpapers, 3,800 yen.

In the afterword to this remarkable collection of pictures, the photographer says that “in the unprecedented chaos in the economy” he found a “phantasmal Tokyo that had been assimilated whole by computers and transformed into a virtual city.”

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