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Title Culture, power and politics in treaty-port Japan, 1854-1899 : key papers, press and contemporary writings / edited by J.E. Hoare
Published Folkstone, Kent : Renaissance Books, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (2 volumes, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Volume 1. Historical perspectives -- volume 2. The treaty ports
Summary "This two-volume collection, supported by an in-depth introduction that addresses origins, actuality, endgame and afterlife, brings together for the first time contemporary documentation and more recent scholarship to give a broad picture of Japan's Treaty Ports and their inhabitants at work and play in the second half of the nineteenth century."--Publisher description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Harbors -- Japan -- History -- 19th century
Visitors, Foreign -- Japan -- History -- 19th century
HISTORY -- Asia -- Japan.
International relations.
Visitors, Foreign.
Japan -- Commerce -- History -- 19th century
Japan -- History -- Meiji period, 1868-1912 -- Sources
Japan -- History -- Meiji period, 1868-1912.
Japan -- History -- Restoration, 1853-1870 -- Sources.
Japan -- History -- Restoration, 1853-1870.
Japan -- History, Local.
Japan -- Relations.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Local history.
Form Electronic book
Author Hoare, James, author.
ISBN 1898823626