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The Resource Japan encountered : a brief (and highly-selective) survey of famous Westerners in the land of the Rising Sun, Scott Wright

Japan encountered : a brief (and highly-selective) survey of famous Westerners in the land of the Rising Sun, Scott Wright

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Japan encountered : a brief (and highly-selective) survey of famous Westerners in the land of the Rising Sun
Title
Japan encountered
Title remainder
a brief (and highly-selective) survey of famous Westerners in the land of the Rising Sun
Statement of responsibility
Scott Wright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1942-
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Wright, Scott
Dewey number
915.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Japan
  • Japan
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Japan encountered : a brief (and highly-selective) survey of famous Westerners in the land of the Rising Sun, Scott Wright
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Townsend Harris : romance and reality in early U.S.-Japan diplomatic relations
  • ch. 6.
  • Lafcadio Hearn : homeless wanderer and interpreter of Japanese culture
  • ch. 7.
  • Isabella Bird : 19th century traveler and author
  • ch. 8.
  • William Smith Clark : teacher and role model from the West
  • ch. 9.
  • Frank Lloyd Wright : a case study in cross-cultural influence
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Arthur Waley : translator of The tale of Genji
  • Historical interlude
  • Parallels and conflicts : backgrounds of the war between the U.s. and Japan
  • ch. 11.
  • Joseph Grew : struggling against the flow of history
  • ch. 12.
  • General Douglas MacArthur : the post war occupation
  • ch. 13.
  • Ruth Benedict : an academic's wartime service : the writing of The chrysanthemum and the sword
  • Saint Francis Xavier : architect of Japan's Christian century
  • ch. 14.
  • James Michener : changing postwar attitudes regarding Japan
  • ch. 15.
  • Edwin Reischauer : scholar and diplomat
  • ch. 16.
  • Baseball and sumo : American athletes in Japan and especially Jesse Kuhaulua ("Takamiyama"), first American sumo wrestler
  • Appendix I:
  • The decision to attack Pearl Harbor: a long-term view
  • Appendix II:
  • Chronology of events from the arrival of Commodore Perry to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the U.S. entry into the Pacific War
  • ch. 2.
  • Appendix III:
  • Anti-japanese sentiments in recent American popular fiction
  • Will Adams : Renaissance adventurer in Japan
  • ch. 3.
  • Dr. Englebert Kaempfer : early observer and commentator
  • ch. 4.
  • Commodore Matthew C. Perry : re-opening Japan to the West
Control code
FIEb16196016
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 185 pages
Isbn
9780761804277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)34788824
Label
Japan encountered : a brief (and highly-selective) survey of famous Westerners in the land of the Rising Sun, Scott Wright
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Townsend Harris : romance and reality in early U.S.-Japan diplomatic relations
  • ch. 6.
  • Lafcadio Hearn : homeless wanderer and interpreter of Japanese culture
  • ch. 7.
  • Isabella Bird : 19th century traveler and author
  • ch. 8.
  • William Smith Clark : teacher and role model from the West
  • ch. 9.
  • Frank Lloyd Wright : a case study in cross-cultural influence
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Arthur Waley : translator of The tale of Genji
  • Historical interlude
  • Parallels and conflicts : backgrounds of the war between the U.s. and Japan
  • ch. 11.
  • Joseph Grew : struggling against the flow of history
  • ch. 12.
  • General Douglas MacArthur : the post war occupation
  • ch. 13.
  • Ruth Benedict : an academic's wartime service : the writing of The chrysanthemum and the sword
  • Saint Francis Xavier : architect of Japan's Christian century
  • ch. 14.
  • James Michener : changing postwar attitudes regarding Japan
  • ch. 15.
  • Edwin Reischauer : scholar and diplomat
  • ch. 16.
  • Baseball and sumo : American athletes in Japan and especially Jesse Kuhaulua ("Takamiyama"), first American sumo wrestler
  • Appendix I:
  • The decision to attack Pearl Harbor: a long-term view
  • Appendix II:
  • Chronology of events from the arrival of Commodore Perry to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the U.S. entry into the Pacific War
  • ch. 2.
  • Appendix III:
  • Anti-japanese sentiments in recent American popular fiction
  • Will Adams : Renaissance adventurer in Japan
  • ch. 3.
  • Dr. Englebert Kaempfer : early observer and commentator
  • ch. 4.
  • Commodore Matthew C. Perry : re-opening Japan to the West
Control code
FIEb16196016
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 185 pages
Isbn
9780761804277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)34788824

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