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By Brother Anthony of Taizé,Robert D. Neff

This anthology is a compilation of Westerners’ money owed in their visits to Korea, initially released in books or newspapers ahead of the rustic opened its doorways within the overdue 19th century. the outlet of Korea made it attainable to discover the rustic intimately and write exact debts. past impressions have been garnered quite often from short visits to distant islands alongside the coast. The debts released listed below are frequently anecdotal, and include many generalizations. although, the amassed impressions of those early encounters absolutely motivated the views of later tourists, and aid clarify the overwhelmingly unfavourable photo of Korea that Western governments harbored on the time.

The e-book can function an invaluable source for learning Korea’s early interactions with the skin international, and may provide readers an idea of the factors in which Westerners judged the international “other.”

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