J-GLOBAL ID:201110016858835423   Research Resource code:5000000862 Update date:Mar. 23, 2007

Richard Story Collection

Owning Organization:
Resource classification: Valuable Book Collection
Research area  (3): History of the Orient ,  Politics ,  Economic history
This collection comprises 1,138 foreign books
that cover the economic,political,diplomatic,and
cultural aspects of modern Japanese history
particularly between World War I and II.It was
the private collection of Professor Richard Storry,
who taught at Otaru University of Commerce
(Otaru Higher Commercial School)in 1937-40 and
returned to England to become a Professor at
Oxford University.It was purchased by our
University in 1987.

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