Simon Partner. The Merchant's Tale: Yokohama and the Transformation of Japan. Asia Perspectives: History, Society, and Culture Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. Tables, illustrations. 320 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18292-8.
Reviewed by Simon Bytheway (Nihon University College of Commerce) Published on H-Japan (August, 2018) Commissioned by Martha Chaiklin