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Title
Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China seas and Japan :  performed in the years 1852, 1853 and 1854, under the command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy, by order of the government of the United States  
China, America and the Pacific
Name/Creator
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858, creator
Hawks, Francis L. (Francis Lister), 1798-1866
Jones, George, 1800-1870
Nicholson, A. O. P. (Alfred Osborn Pope), 1808-1876, printer.
United States, Navy Department.
United States, Congress, (33rd : 1853-1855)
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Place of Origin
Washington
Publisher
A.O.P. Nicholson, printer
Language
English
Description
3 v. : ill., facsims., maps (17 folded), ports. ; 30 cm.
Form/Genre
text

biography

print
Classification
DS809 .P45 1856
Subject
Japan -- Description and travel ;  United States Naval Expedition to Japan (1852-1854) ;  United States -- Foreign relations -- Japan ;  Japan -- Foreign relations -- United States ;  Expeditions -- Japan ;  Geography -- Japan ;  United States. , Navy. ;  Perry, Matthew Calbraith , 1794-1858 ;  Zodiacal light

Category
United States Naval Expedition to Japan, 1852-1854

Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858

Japan

Note
v. 1. Narrative of the expedition / compiled by Francis L. Hawks from the journals of Perry and his officers -- v. 2. [Natural history reports / D.S. Green and others] -- v. 3. Observations on the zodiacal light from April 2, 1853, to April 22, 1855 ... with conclusions from the data thus obtained / by George Jones.

"Published by order of the Congress of the United States."

Preface to volume 2 dated 1857.

Expedition known as United States Japan Expedition.
Other Title
  Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China seas and Japan, performed in the years 1852, 1853 and 1854, under the command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy
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  Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House) ; 33rd Congress, 2nd session, no. 97
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