TITLE

Great White Fleet's Visit to Japan Fostered Temporary Good Relations

AUTHOR(S)
Winkler, David F.
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Sea Power;Oct2008, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the relationship of Japan and the U.S. in the early 20th century. It states that the relationship with Japan served as a major impetus for the deployment of the Great White Fleet. It notes that the Japanese desired to thwart a potential counter-alliance among Germany, China and the U.S. It adds that during World War I, Japan would be an important ally in the war against the Central Powers.
ACCESSION #
36443904

 

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