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The American Merchant Experience in Nineteenth Cen... - a book by Murphy, Kevin C.

The American Merchant Experience in Nineteenth Century Japan

The American Merchant Experience in Nineteenth Century Japan( )
Author: Murphy, Kevin C.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $54.95
Book Description:

American merchants established trading firms in the ports of Yokohama, Kobe and Nagasaki which operated from 1859-1899 until the repeal of the Unequal Treaties. Members of a privileged, semi-colonial community, the merchants formed the largest group of Americans in 19th century Japan. In this first book-length treatment of this group, Kevin Murphy explores their interactions with the Japanese in the treaty port system, how the Japanese leadership manipulated them to its own ends, and...
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Detailed Subjects: Business & Economics / Industries / Retailing
Business & Economics / International / General
Business & Economics / Commerce
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.25 x 9.25 x 0.58 Inches
Book Weight:0.9 Pounds

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