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fauxshaux

  • 4 years ago

How did Yokohama become known as a "boomtown?"

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  1. Ackbar
    • 4 years ago
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    Yokohama was one of the first cities to be open to foreigners following the treaties. So, it was a hub of interaction among Japanese who had been nationally secluded for 200 years and foreigners

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    Interestingly, despite the openness, the port was still positioned so that foreigners were isolated and observable by the Japanese

  3. Merken
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    Also it magnifies "sudden prosperity" due to foreign interaction.

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