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Title:
Commodore Perry in Japan
Author:
Reynolds, Robert L. (Robert Lincoln), 1924-
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : American Heritage Pub. Co.; book trade and institutional distribution by Harper & Row, 1963.
Physical Description:
153 pages : illustrations (part color) portraits (part color) maps. ; 27 cm.
Summary:
Chronicles Matthew Perry's expedition to open Japan to world trade in the middle of the nineteenth century, describing the arduous diplomatic negotiations which finally led to the Treaty at Kanagawa. Illustrated with contemporary paintings which depict the imaginative reactions of Japanese artists to Perry's fleet.
Language:
English
Added Uniform Title:
American heritage.
Format :
Book