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Author Duus, Peter, 1933-

Title The abacus and the sword : the Japanese penetration of Korea, 1895-1910 / Peter Duus
Edition First paperback printing
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1995]
©1995

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Description xiv, 480 pages, 13 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Series Twentieth-century Japan ; 4
Twentieth-century Japan ; 4
Contents Introduction: The Origins of Meiji Imperialism -- 1. The Korean Question, 1876-1894 -- 2. The Failed Protectorate, 1894-1895 -- 3. Japanese Power in Limbo, 1895-1898 -- 4. The Race for Concessions, 1895-1901 -- 5. Toward the Protectorate, 1901-1905 -- 6. The Politics of the Protectorate, 1905-1910 -- 7. Capturing the Market: Japanese Trade in Korea -- 8. Dreams of Brocade: Migration to Korea -- 9. Strangers in a Strange Land: The Settler Community -- 10. The Korean Land Grab: Agriculture and Land Acquisition -- 11. Defining the Koreans: Images of Domination -- Conclusion: Mimesis and Dependence
Analysis Korea History, 1392-1910
Korea History, 1392-1910
Notes "A Philip E. Lilienthal book"--P. [ii]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-459) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Japan -- History -- Meiji period, 1868-1912.
Japan -- Relations -- Korea.
Korea -- History -- 1864-1910.
Korea -- History -- Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910.
Korea -- Relations -- Japan.
LC no. 94006118
ISBN 0520086147
0520213610