by / on August 8, 2010 at 2:02 pm / in The Protestant Missions

COMMODORE PERRY and THE OPENING OF THE GATES 1853-1859!

AT last the time had come for Japan to be drawn forth from its long seclusion. The way in which this was accomplished by Commodore Perry has often been described, and here we need concern ourselves with only such particulars as have a direct connection with our subject. When it became known that the United States was fitting out an […]

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