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capital of the tycoon, a narrative of a three years" residence in Japan.

Alcock, Rutherford Sir.

capital of the tycoon, a narrative of a three years" residence in Japan.

by Alcock, Rutherford Sir.

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Published by Longman,Green in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL19457732M

The 14 year old emperor of Japan who sent gifts of food and clothing to the group of more than officials that sailed across the sea to Japan. tiger skins, honey The officials from the kingdom in Manchuria, north of China, brought these gifts for the Japanese emperor. In January , Imperial General Headquarters estimated that the basic strategy of the Allies included the following broad concepts (1) isolation of Japan from the continental and southern resources areas; (2) destruction of her vital industries; (3) elimination of Japan's air, naval, and land forces as threats to an amphibious invasion; and.

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This barred the relation between the Japan and the outside countries except the china and Dutch merchants. The restriction lasted for years, when Matthew Perry of the United States navy came for negotiation so that Japan could be opened for the west. The renewed contact with the west after several years profoundly changed the Japanese society. John R. Jewitt (–), an English armourer who spent three years as a captive of Maquinna of the Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) people on the Pacific coast of what is now Canada. John Punch (fl. s, living ), an African enslaved man in the Virginia Colony in the 17th century.


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