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The Great Loochoo

a study of Okinawan village life

by Clarence J. Glacken

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Okinawa Island (Japan)
    • Subjects:
    • Okinawa Island (Japan) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Clarence J. Glacken.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS894.99.O379 O554 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 324 p.
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5414706M
      ISBN 10083716897X
      LC Control Number73006394
      OCLC/WorldCa640813

      Analyzing the origins of Japan's rise to economic prosperity, this book focuses on the Britain-Japan relationship from the s, when Britain was seen as the ultimate economic model, and how this gave Japan both the goals and parameters of her ambitions a.   Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island by Basil Hall, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(7).

      The Battle of Vienna So yes, there have been large and protracted actions defined as battles that have lasted weeks, months, or years. But if we want to narrow the definition of "battle" to be defined as a single uninterrupted moment of conflict . Basil Hall’s Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea and the Great Loochoo Island of is a valuable account of a British naval officer’s experiences which graphically illustrates the state of isolation of Korea at that time. It is also an important record because, being written just.

      Voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea and the great Loo-Choo Island. Seoul: Seoul Computer Press. MLA Citation. Hall, Basil. and Royal Asiatic Society. Korea Branch. Voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea and the great Loo-Choo Island / Basil Hall Seoul Computer Press Seoul Australian/Harvard Citation. Hall, Basil.   Westernization and cultural resistance in tattooing practices in contemporary Japan. Westernization and cultural resistance in tattooing practices in contemporary Japan Show all authors. Mieko Yamada. Mieko Yamada. Glacken, C.J. () Cited by: 7.


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Book summary views reflect the number of visits to the book and chapter landing : Basil Hall, H. Clifford. The Ryukyu Islands (琉球諸島, Ryūkyū-shotō), also known as the Nansei Islands (南西諸島, Nansei-shotō, lit."Southwest Islands") or the Ryukyu Arc (琉球弧, Ryūkyū-ko), are a chain of Japanese islands that stretch southwest from Kyushu to Taiwan: the Ōsumi, Tokara, Amami, Okinawa, and Sakishima Islands (further divided into the Miyako and Yaeyama Islands), with Yonaguni the Coordinates: 26°30′N °00′E /.

The Great Loochoo itself stretched generally north and south for sixty miles, with a narrow girth that ranged from a mere two miles to a modest eighteen. With rough, mountainous terrain covering the northern two-thirds of Okinawa, three quarters of the prewarpeople lived in Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

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He was in great spirits, and seemed entertained with the efforts which were made to please him. He asked to look at a mirror which had caught his attention; when it was put into his hands, he seemed very well satisfied with the figure which it presented, and continued for some time pulling his beard from side to side with an air of perfect.

From the south-west end of Corea to the Great Loo-choo Island, on the 14th September,4 days. From Corea to the Great Loo-choo Island we had northeasterly and northerly winds, with one gale from the northward.

* * * * * 8. [Sidenote: Loo-choo to China, leagues.] From Loo-choo to Lintin, off Canton. 27th October to the 2d November. About this Book Catalog Record Details.

Narrative of a voyage to Java, China, and the great Loo-Choo Hall, Basil, View full catalog record. Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of corea and the great loo-choo island with an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific and scientific notices.

EXCERPT with reeds and straw, tied down by straw ropes. These huts are not disposed in streets, but are scattered about without order, and without any neatness, or cleanliness, and the spaces between them. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island; with Two Charts by Hall, Basil () Seller The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB Published Condition Very Good Edition First Item Price $.

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As Clarence J. Glacken writes in his publication, The Great Loochoo: A Study of Okinawan Village Life, “In popular lore, the turtleback tomb is associated with this last belief: on death Author: Claire Voon. Book from Project Gutenberg: Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island Library of Congress Classification: DS Addeddate Call number gutenberg etext# Identifier accountofavoyagegut Identifier-ark.Clarence James Glacken ( – Aug ) was Professor of Geography at the University of California, was known for a magnum opus, Traces on the Rhodian Shore, that demonstrated how perceptions of the natural environment shaped the course of human events over is recognised as a key contributor to the field of environmental history.London: John Murray, FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO A NATIONAL HERO.

Quarto, ; ; cxxx, Appendix ; 70, Vocabulary and language comparison; 2, blank. Includes half-title, hand-colored aquatint frontispiece of 'Sulphur Island', 8 further plates by Havell 7 of which are hand-coloured, 5 engraved maps 2 of which are folding and 1 technical plan.