Franklin

The dream of Christian Nagasaki : world trade and the clash of cultures, 1560-1640 / Reinier H. Hesselink.

Author/Creator:
Hesselink, R. H., author.
Publication:
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 286 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Subjects:
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- 16th century.
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- 17th century.
Christians -- Japan -- Nagasaki-shi -- History -- 16th century.
Christians -- Japan -- Nagasaki-shi -- History -- 17th century.
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- Ethnic relations.
Christians.
Ethnic relations.
Japan -- Nagasaki-shi.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
"Nagasaki, on the west coast of the Japanese island of Kyushu, is known for having been the target of an atomic bomb attack on August 9, 1945. This book is the first comprehensive history of the rise and fall of Christian Nagasaki (1560-1640). The author provides narrative of the city's early years from European and Japanese perspective"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Part I. Founding fathers (1561-1586)
Part II. Brave new world (1587-1613)
Part III. Forging a Yamato soul (1614-1629)
Epilogue: Nagasaki in the 1630s.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-272) and index.
ISBN:
9780786499618
0786499613
9781476624747
OCLC:
908375485
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy