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Britain and Japan: Biographical Portraits - Vol. IV

Britain and Japan: Biographical Portraits - Vol. IV
Edited by Sir Hugh Cortazzi
The Japan Society and Global Oriental Publishing (2002)
ISBN-10: 190335014X

The fourth edition of the Britain & Japan: Biographical Portraits’ series, compiled and edited by former chairman of the Japan Society Hugh Cortazzi, offers a diverse and fascinating look at some of the figures behind Anglo-Japanese relations from the Bakumatsu period onwards.

Like previous editions, this compilation of essays is written by esteemed scholars and writers including among others, Dr. Peter Lowe of the University of Manchester, Ian Nish emeritus professor of International History at the London School of Economics and writer and novelist Lady Nobuko Albery.

Containing 34 different contributions, this edition brings the grand total of published portraits to over one hundred.

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