Issei and Nisei: The Settling of Japanese America

Issei and Nisei: The Settling of Japanese America

by Rebecca T. Takaki, Ronald Takaki

Hardcover(Library Binding)

$19.95

Overview

In 1868, with the restoration to power of the Meiji Emperor. Japan entered a period of modernization. To finance industrial development, the government imposed new taxes, and thousands of farmers were bankrupted and lost their land. To deal with this problem, and to give Japan a wider view of the world, the government encouraged emigration.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780791021798
Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/01/1994
Series: Asian American Experience Series
Pages: 120
Product dimensions: 7.47(w) x 9.51(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range: 10 - 14 Years

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