Title Far China Station: U.S. Navy in Asian Waters, 1800-1898.
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition Fine
Publisher Naval Institute P., 1979. 1979
0870211749 / 9780870211744
Seller ID 65-711B
1st ed. First Edition 307p. Maps. Photos. History of the U.S. East India Squadron; the last days of the 'Old Navy.' Covers the Opium War, a treaty with China, visits to Japan, piracy, the affair at the Barrier Forts, treaty of Tientsin, Japanese rebels & rebel raiders, peace in Japan, the perils on the sea, efforts to open Korea, leaky boilers, infirm admirals, the Sino-French war, the Sino-Japanese War, to Manila Bay. Fine/Fine Copy