WILEY, Peter Booth ICHIRO, Korogi.
Title: Yankees in the Land of the Gods. 1st pr in dj.
Publisher:  Viking, 1990,
Seller ID: 35086
WILEY, Peter Booth. Yankees in the Land of the Gods : Commodore Perry and the Opening of Japan. With Korogi Ichiro. (NY): Viking, (1990). First printing. Pp 578. 8vo, white spine with blue boards. A popular history of this epochal development drawing on both American and Japanese sources. The authorcasts his net widely, putting Perry's expedition in the broader context of American imperial ambition in the nineteenth century, and tracing the Japa nese reaction through that nation's understanding of European colonial development in Asia. Vg in dj. 30.00