Commodore Matthew Perry and the Perry Expedition to Japan

Commodore Matthew Perry and the Perry Expedition to Japan

by David G. Wittner

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781404226456
Publisher: Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, The
Publication date: 08/28/2005
Series: Library of American Lives and Times Series
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.96(w) x 9.86(h) x 0.49(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

1The Newport Perrys5
2Perry Takes to the Sea14
3West Africa and the Caribbean26
4A Reformer on Land and at Sea38
5Commodore of the Africa Squadron52
6Commodore Perry of the Gulf Squadron59
7The Opening of Japan70
8The Commodore's Final Days93
Timeline100
Glossary103
Additional Resources105
Bibliography106
Index107
About the Author109
Primary Sources110
Credits112

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