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Perry, John Curtis

Overview
Works: 12 works in 88 publications in 3 languages and 3,781 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Naval history  Military history 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by John Curtis Perry
The flight of the Romanovs : a family saga by John Curtis Perry( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the last century of the Russian imperial dynasty--a century that saw the greatest social and political upheavals in all of recorded history. Drawing upon a wealth of untapped resources from Russian, British, and American archives, including unpublished diaries of many of the principal characters and never-before-published photographs, Perry and Pleshakov render a portrait of a family and their time, from the youth of Alexander III in the 1860s to the death, one hundred years later, of his daughter Olga Alexandrovna, the last Grand Duchess. Set against the backdrop of this most cataclysmic century, this book is for anyone interested in this fascinating dynasty, Russian history, and the history of European royalty.--From publisher description
Sentimental imperialists : the American experience in East Asia by James Claude Thomson( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

USA's forbindelse med Japan, Kina, Korea, Filippinerne og Vietnam de seneste 200 år. Forfatterne er hhv. direktør for Harvard's Nieman Foundation, dean of Carleton College i Northfield og professor ved Tufts' Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Beneath the eagle's wings : Americans in occupied Japan by John Curtis Perry( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Japanese and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing West : Americans and the opening of the Pacific by John Curtis Perry( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singapore : unlikely power by John Curtis Perry( Book )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The life of Singapore as an independent nation since 1965 has coincided with explosive growth, both of world trade and world wealth. Trade, heavily seaborne, now contributes more than half of global GNP. Largely by exploiting changing uses of the ocean, Singapore has grown remarkably rich. Constant and continuing comment in the media concerning Singapore's dramatic economic and organizational achievement has yet to find its way into a book, and this one is the first to put the story of Singapore into a global maritime context, describing and analyzing how, despite many life-threatening crises, Singapore, by using the sea, survived and prospered far beyond even its own expectations. Putting priority upon economic development and maintaining the social and economic stability that Singapore's authoritarian government has thought necessary to achieve this growth has provoked heated controversy both among Singaporeans and outside observers. Although opposition is too weak to challenge the government successfully, the struggle to define an acceptable balance between freedom and control continues. This question takes on a universal concern, intensified in our age of terrorism with its new challenges to order and stability. To what extent does authority stifle creativity?"--Provided by publisher
Essays on Tʻang society : the interplay of social, political and economic forces( Book )

14 editions published in 1976 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Britain and the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1858-1905 by John Curtis Perry( )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1976 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nishi e : Amerikajin no taiheiyō kaitakushi( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dateline North Korea : a communist holdout( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Great Britain and the emergence of Japan as a Naval power by John Curtis Perry( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Japan and the United States : troubled partners in a changing world by Mike Mochizuki( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

America's deep blue highway : how coastal shipping could reduce traffic congestion, lower pollution, and bolster national security( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The flight of the Romanovs : a family saga
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Facing West : Americans and the opening of the Pacific
Alternative Names
Curtis Perry, John

John Curtis Perry Amerikaans historicus

John Curtis Perry East Asian and Maritime studies professor

John Curtis Perry historiador estadounidense

جان کورتیس پری

جون بيري مؤرخ من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

ペリー, J. C.

ペリー, ジョン C.

ペリー, ジョン・カーティス

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