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The Resource Black ships : illustrated Japanese history--The Americans arrive, Sean Michael Wilson ; illustrations by Akiko Shimojima

Black ships : illustrated Japanese history--The Americans arrive, Sean Michael Wilson ; illustrations by Akiko Shimojima

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Black ships : illustrated Japanese history--The Americans arrive
Title
Black ships
Title remainder
illustrated Japanese history--The Americans arrive
Statement of responsibility
Sean Michael Wilson ; illustrations by Akiko Shimojima
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the 14th of July, 1853, the USS Plymouth, Mississippi, Saratoga, and Susquehanna sailed into Yokosuka, Japan under the command of Commodore Perry to force Japan to open up trade. Portrays the apprehension and confusion of the Japanese people witnessing the Black Ships steaming into view over the horizon; the anxious response of the samurai; the cat-and-mouse game that ensued; the protracted negotiations; and the eventual agreement signed on March 31st, 1854, as the Treaty of Kanagawa
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wilson, Seán Michael
Dewey number
952/.025
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Shimojima, Akiko
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  • United States Naval Expedition to Japan
  • Perry, Matthew Calbraith
  • United States
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
Label
Black ships : illustrated Japanese history--The Americans arrive, Sean Michael Wilson ; illustrations by Akiko Shimojima
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2016047446
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9781623170912
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
Label
Black ships : illustrated Japanese history--The Americans arrive, Sean Michael Wilson ; illustrations by Akiko Shimojima
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2016047446
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9781623170912
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations

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