Narrative of the Expedition to the China Seas and Japan, 1852-1854 - Matthew Calbraith Perry

Narrative of the Expedition to the China Seas and Japan, 1852-1854

Matthew Calbraith Perry

Book Summary

Enhanced with over 200 rare illustrations, this thrilling firsthand account relates the tension and triumph attendant upon Perrys mission to establish Japanese-American diplomatic relations. Drawn from the journals of the commodore and his officers, the narrative also features entries from diaries and official correspondence and reports, all brimming with revealing anecdo

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