tour of Japan in 1920

an American missionary"s diary with 129 photographs
  • 316 Pages
  • 1.42 MB
  • English
McFarland , Jefferson, N.C
Minton, Wilson P. 1888-1969 -- Diaries., Missionaries -- Japan -- Diaries., Missionaries -- United States -- Diaries., Japan -- Description and travel., Japan -- Pictorial w


Japan, United S

Other titlesTaishō no Nihon o meguru.
Statementby Wilson P. Minton ; edited by David W. Carstetter.
ContributionsCarstetter, David W., 1937-
LC ClassificationsBV3457.M55 A3 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 316 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1890070M
ISBN 100899505937
LC Control Number90053511

About the Book A fascinating glimpse of life in Japan in as experienced through the eyes of an observant and sensitive American missionary whose travels took him beyond Tokyo to the mountainous Tohoku region and to the cities of Sendai, Kobe, and Osaka.

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