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Published: 24 February 2020

240 Pages | 12 black & white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198837398

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Empire Ascendant

The British World, Race, and the Rise of Japan, 1894-1914

Cees Heere

  • The first study to explore the imperial dynamics of the Anglo-Japanese alliance
  • Explores how racial ideologies shaped British engagement with Japan
  • Combines the study of diplomacy with issues of cultural representation, race, migration, and inter-imperial relations
  • Makes use of sources drawn from across the British imperial system, including Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and maritime China