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Review: A Diplomat in Japan by Ernest Mason Satow

The book A Diplomat in Japan,┬áby Ernest Mason Satow describes Satow’s work and life from his arrival in Japan in 1861 to his first home leave in 1869. Satow maintained a diary throughout his working life, and this book is essentially a reworking of the diaries of that period into a more abstract chronological description of the events at the…

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