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  • The Iwakura Mission to America and Europeby Ian Nish

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 209.95

    Driven by the need to identify, classify and assess western technology and culture together with a desire to advance a dialogue for reviewing the so-called 'unequal treaties' - the new Meiji government of 1868 despatched a top-level ministerial team to the west which, in 1872, arrived in the United States. In all, they spent 205 days in America, 122... more...

  • Japanese Foreign Policy in the Interwar Periodby Ian Nish

    ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 110.00

    This comprehensive, up-to-date analysis of Japanese policy between the two world wars utilizes both English and Japanese sources to present Japan as an independent agent, not a state whose policy was determined by the actions of other countries. Beginning with Japan's disappointment with the Versailles Peace Treaty in 1919, Nish examines the roots... more...

  • Britain and Japan Vol IIby Ian Nish

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This second collection under the 'Biographical Portraits' title, incorporates a further 20 studies of key personalities, including Edmund Morel, pioneer railway builder in Meiji Japan, Alexander Shand, an important figure in the development of Japanese banking, Lafcadio Hearn, the great interpreter of Japanese culture, Rev. Dr. John Batchelor whose... more...

  • Ian Nish - Collected Writingsby Ian Nish

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 420.00

    Developed in close collaboration with Ian Nish, this book contains a wide and substantial cross-section of writings, thematically structured around essays in the special areas of Anglo-Japanese Alliance. more...

  • Collected Writings of Ian Nishby Ian Nish

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 420.00

    This volume of the Collected Writings of Modern Western Scholars on Japan brings together the work of Ian Nish on international relations affecting Japan, Russia, China and Korea in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. more...

  • The Origins of the Russo-Japanese Warby Ian Nish

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 105.95

    The Russo-Japanese war of 1904-5 has been seen as the turning point of the development of the modern world. Written by a specialist in Japanese diplomacy, this book has been described by the Times Higher Education Supplement as 'diplomatic history at its very best'. more...

  • The History of Anglo-Japanese Relations Vol 2by Professor Ian Nish; Professor Yoichi Kibata

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 168.00

    Volume II in this series of five volumes deals with relations between Japan and Britain in the poetical-diplomatic sphere from 1931 to the present day. From the political-diplomatic standpoint, it discusses the deteriorating relationship of the 1930s and leads on to the development of increasingly healthy postwar relations. The book consists of parallel... more...

  • The History of Anglo-Japanese Relations, 1600-2000by Professor Ian Nish; Professor Yoichi Kibata

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 194.00

    The Political-Diplomatic Dimension, 1600-1930 , consists of parallel essays by Japanese and British academic specialists covering comprehensively the history of relations between Japan and Britain from the first contacts in the seventeenth century to the present. This study, and its companion, Volume 2, demonstrates that, in the political-diplomatic... more...

  • Richard Storry - Collected Writingsby Richard Storry; Ian Nish

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 435.00

    This volume of the Collected Writings of Modern Western Scholars on Japan series, published under the Japan Library imprint, collects the work of Richard Storry on contempory issues and the history of Japan. more...

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