Japan Through American Eyes The Journal of Francis Hall, 1859-1866 by Fred G. Notehelfer

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Published by Westview Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Australasian & Pacific history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • Japan,
  • 18th And 19th Century Description And Travel,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Australasia, Oceania & Other Land Areas,
  • Restoration, 1853-1870,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • History / Japan,
  • History

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8024020M
ISBN 100813338670
ISBN 109780813338675

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