Alexander Williamson

by Takaaki Inuzuka (Author), Haruko Laurie (Translator)
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  • Tells the little-known story of how Alexander Williamson helped five young men (Chōshū Five) to become students at UCL and how that led to them becoming leaders in the modernisation of Japan.
  • Alexander Williamson is a well-known and revered figure in Japan. His life and work are of interest to those interested in how UCL and Japan are linked.
  • This is the first translation of the original Japanese publication. It is written in an accessible style.

Publication date
June 01, 2021
Paper ISBN
File size
9 MB