How Japan Became a Great Power in Only 40 Years (1865 - 1905) // Japanese History Documentary
Published on Mar 31, 2021
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04:20 The End of the Beginning
10:31 Japan Meets The World
18:00 Business Opportunities
24:57 Upgrading The Military
37:11 Big in the West
44:36 Climbing the Ladder
48:15 Tension with the West
52:58 The First Rank of Nations
Written by Thomas Lockley.
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Edited and narrated by David Kelly.
Art by Matthew Cartwright.
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