The Meiji revolution / a co-production of PBI/Jigsaw Productions in association with NHK-Japan, KCTS/Seattle and Teleac/Holland ; produced by Peter Bull, Alan Poul ; directed by Alex Gibney ; written by Peter Bull, Alex Gibney.
Discusses Commodore Perry's invasion of Tokoyo Bay and the ensuing trade treaty with the U.S. which ended Japan's 250-year seclusion. Mobilized by the charismatic leader, Emperor Meiji, Japan reorganized its society and cast aside centuries of tradition to become the first industrially und...
|Corporate Author:||Pacific Basin Institute.|
|Other Authors:||Gibney, Alex., Bull, Peter., Poul, Alan., Coyote, Peter., Jigsaw Productions., Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai., KCTS (Television station : Seattle, Wash.), Annenberg/CPB Project., Teleac/NOT.|
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