The Resource With Commodore Perry to Japan : the journal of William Speiden Jr., 1852-1855, edited by John A. Wolter, David A. Ranzan, and John J. McDonough

With Commodore Perry to Japan : the journal of William Speiden Jr., 1852-1855, edited by John A. Wolter, David A. Ranzan, and John J. McDonough

Label
With Commodore Perry to Japan : the journal of William Speiden Jr., 1852-1855
Title
With Commodore Perry to Japan
Title remainder
the journal of William Speiden Jr., 1852-1855
Statement of responsibility
edited by John A. Wolter, David A. Ranzan, and John J. McDonough
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With Commodore Perry to Japan offers a personable account of Commodore Perry's expedition to Japan through the eyes of a sixteen-year-old purser's clerk of the Mississippi. The National Historic Publications & Records Commission (NHPRC) -endorsed documentary edition provides excellent coverage of both the political mission of the Perry expedition - the opening of relations with Japan - and of the social history of a naval warship as well. Speiden kept entries on a regular basis, although not always daily, and he filled more than three hundred, closely written pages dating from 9 March 1852 to
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
952/.025
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS881.8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New perspectives on maritime history and nautical archaeology
Label
With Commodore Perry to Japan : the journal of William Speiden Jr., 1852-1855, edited by John A. Wolter, David A. Ranzan, and John J. McDonough
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn857664388
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612513379
Lccn
2013035779
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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6ad2b699-a286-4eb6-8805-6f9ce31b14c3
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.b29285653
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857664388
  • pebc1612513379

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