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Pacific AmericaHistories of Transoceanic Crossings$
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Lon Kurashige

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780824855765

Published to Hawaii Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.21313/hawaii/9780824855765.001.0001

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Integrating the Pacific

(p.1) Introduction
Pacific America

Lon kurashige

University of Hawai'i Press

Historical overview of international relations, migration, trade, war and conquest within and across the Asia-Pacific region from the late fourteenth to the twenty-first centuries. Focuses on how empires established by Portugal, Spain, England, Japan, and the U.S. spurred this region’s integration. This piece also introduces the fifteen chapters of this book and places each within the historical context of the Asia-Pacific region.

Keywords:   Pacific World, Asia-Pacific region, empire, history, Pacific Ocean, transnationalism, international trade

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