Foreigners in Mikadoland

Foreigners in Mikadoland

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This is an account of life in the foreign communities and former Foreign Settlements or Concessions in Japan that flourished after Japan was opened to foreign trade in 1859. It tells of the imposters, the eccentrics, and the scandals, no less than the achievements of the scholars, the merchants, and the diplomats who contributed so much to the development of modern Japan.

Here you will meet Townsend Harris, the first U.S. Consul General to Japan, the Grand Duke Alexander,… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing (December 20, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 330 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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