In the service of his Korean majesty: William Nelson Lovatt, the Pusan Customs, and Sino-Korea relations, 1876-1888

"This book, based upon the correspondence of William Nelson Lovatt, Korea's first commissioner of customs in Pusan, looks at the informal imperialism exercised by China over Korea in the 1880s, as China's increasing interventionism affected Lovatt's hiring, his experiences in Kor...

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Main Author: Patterson, Wayne, 1946-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Berkeley : Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, 2012.
Series: Korea research monograph ; 35.