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Title History of Japan/Siam, in High German
Author(s) Kaempfer, Engelbert
Section Section I: Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969
Date 1689-1693
Document Type Manuscript, Diary
Library British Library
Reference Add Mss 3060
Region East Asia, South East Asia, South Asia
Places Japan, Osaka, Nagasaki, Siam, China, Batavia, Jakarta, Philippines, Java, Cambodia, India, Goa
Topics travel writing, Dutch East India Company, language, trade, Japanese politics, religion (ff39v, 145), natural history, sea creatures, birds, insects (ff470-481), climate, temples (ff446-447, 544), architecture (ff523-524, 543, 557), Islam Mohammedanism, Brahmanism, Buddhism, Shintoism, rulers, Portuguese empire, Dutch empire, sketches, people, dress, appearance (ff514v-516, 540), sketches, town plans (ff428-429, 466), housing, map of regions (f450), boats (ff489-490), coastlines (ff452-457, 504, 506, 513), landscapes (ff444-445, 507-510)
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