Tanegashima : the arrival of Europe in Japan (Book, 2004) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Tanegashima : the arrival of Europe in Japan

Author: Olof G Lidin
Publisher: Copenhagen NIAS Press 2004
Series: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies monograph series., Nordisk Institut for Asienstudier ;, 90
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintView all editions and formats
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In 1543 shipwrecked Portuguese merchants arrived on Tanegashima Island in southern Japan. Japan soon became aware of a world beyond India. This volume brings together Japanese, Portuguese and other  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Olof G Lidin
ISBN: 0700716742 9780700716746 0700716750 9780700716753 8791114101 9788791114106 8791114128 9788791114120
OCLC Number: 249117596
Description: XIV, 304 Seiten Illustrationen, Karten 23 cm
Contents: Preface 1. The Arrival of the Portuguese 2. The Record of the Musket 3. Translation of the Tanegashima kafu 4. The Tanegashima Family and Tanegashima kafu 5. The Teppoki, Tanegashima kafu, and Historical Setting 6. Fernao Mendes Pinto and his four visits to Japan, according to the peregrinacam 7. Translation of Kunitomo teppoki 8. A Discussion of Kunitomo teppoki 9. Teppo production at Sakai 10. Teppo production at Negoro 11. The teppo on Kyushu 12. Francis Xavier in Japan Appendix I. Teppoki Appendix II. Tanegashima kafu (partial) Appendix II. Kunitomo teppoki Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies monograph series., Nordisk Institut for Asienstudier ;, 90
Responsibility: Olof G. Lidin
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