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Black ships off Japan; the story of Commodore Perry's expedition,

Author: Arthur Walworth
Publisher: Hamden, Conn., Archon Books, 1966 [©1946]
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Details the first official contact between the cultures of the expanding modern United States and the conservative ancient Japan.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Walworth, Arthur, 1903-
Black ships off Japan.
Hamden, Conn., Archon Books, 1966 [©1946]
(OCoLC)648522606
Named Person: Matthew Calbraith Perry; Matthew Calbraith Perry; Matthew Calbraith Perry; Matthew Calbraith Perry; Matthew Calbraith Perry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Walworth
OCLC Number: 250528
Description: xviii, 277, vii pages illustrations, maps, portraits 22 cm
Contents: Ships from the East --
The Japan expedition mobilizes --
Along the China coast --
Dress rehersal --
Islands without people --
Poker diplomacy --
Contact --
Sayonara --
Return to base --
Between the acts --
Behind the screens --
Re-entry --
Pourparlers --
Treaty-making --
Side-shows --
Into the opened port --
Curtain.
Responsibility: by Arthur Walworth. Introd. by George Sansom.

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Details the first official contact between the cultures of the expanding modern United States and the conservative ancient Japan.

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