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Great Britain and the Opening of Japan 1834-1858 : Japan Library - William G. Beasley

Great Britain and the Opening of Japan 1834-1858

Japan Library

Paperback Published: 23rd November 1995
ISBN: 9781873410431
Number Of Pages: 250

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Reissue in paperback (with new Introduction) of the 1951 classic analysis of the crucial years leading up to the Meiji restoration in which Britain provided Japan with its wealth and power model.

Preface to the Paperback Edition
Japanese Names, Titles and Dates
Introduction: The Seventeenth Century
Company and Crownp. 1
The Opium War in Anglo-Japanese Relationsp. 31
Secret Plansp. 55
The Perry Expedition: 1852-54p. 87
The Stirling Convention: 1854-55p. 113
Sir John Bowring and the Foreign Office: 1854-57p. 145
The Elgin Mission: 1857-58p. 168
Retrospect and Conclusionsp. 194
Appendix A The Anglo-Japanese Convention of 14 October 1854p. 205
Appendix B Draft Exposition Handed by Rear Admiral Sir James Stirling to the Nagasaki Bugyo, 11 October 1855p. 207
Bibliographyp. 210
Indexp. 223
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ISBN: 9781873410431
ISBN-10: 1873410433
Series: Japan Library
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 250
Published: 23rd November 1995
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 14.61  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.36
Edition Number: 1

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