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Nagasaki


Megane-bashi, the Spectacles Bridge in Nagasaki, Japan:
Megane-bashi, the Spectacles Bridge in Nagasaki, Japan
Nagasaki is a port city, and the capital and largest city of the Nagasaki Prefecture in Japan. As of 2007, Nagasaki had a population of 459,198.

On August 9th 1945, in the final days of World War II, Nagasaki was hit by the second atomic bomb used in warfare (the first was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6th). Somewhere between 40,000 and 75,000 people were killed, about another 75,000 injured, and the northern parts of the city were destroyed.

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The Man in Nagasaki: Memories and Other Recollections

By Jerome D. Oremland

Brand: Trafford Publishing
Paperback (220 pages)

The Man in Nagasaki: Memories and Other Recollections
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The author provides glimpses of portals for discovering the wonders of the human spirit. Spanning six decades, the book reveals the excitement and personal fulfillment that comes from openness to experiences. Moving from the cold, vast isolation of Wyoming’s ranching life, the author, through enduring realizations as a perceptive world traveler, emerges as a sophisticated observer of people, cultures, and aesthetics. His enthusiasm for the adventurous aspects of life takes the reader through time and space to some of the most enchanting places and exotic events in the world. Adolescent experiencing of Wyoming of the 1930’s emerges into heart-warming stories about post-war Japan.

A brief look into the mind of a young psychiatrist alone and frightened with a widely psychotic man blends with frightening adventures in Communist Yugoslavia and the southern Jordanian desert. A visit on the scaffolding in the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel during the restoration of Michelangelo’s masterpiece interplays with the richness of dance and temple life in Southeast Asia and a princely wedding in India. In the volume the narratives become a medley of serendipity, humor, telling pathos, the enjoyment of difference, and a testimony to the gifts that human encounters offer. The author’s wonderment about events that happen takes him on a brief exploration of the origins and the sense of the uncanny, serendipity, and the awesomeness of spiritual experience.

Ryosai : Photos Nagasaki Dejima diplomatic community (Japanese Edition)

By Ryosai Fujiwara

Released: 2016-10-16
Kindle Edition (367 pages)

Ryosai : Photos Nagasaki Dejima diplomatic community (Japanese Edition)
 
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長崎の出島(でじま)は、1634年江戸幕府の鎖国政策の一環として長崎に築造された人工島です。

扇型になっており面積は3969坪(約1.5ヘクタール)。

1636年から1639年まで対ポルトガル貿易、1641年から1859年まで対オランダ貿易が行われました。

出島全体は大正11年(1922)10月12日、「出島和蘭商館跡」として国の史跡に指定されています。

現在は、高度経済成長期以降の埋め立て工事とビル建設により、出島の周囲は全て陸地になっています。

臨場感のある367枚の写真が、あなたの「旅に出たい気持ち」を大いに高めてくれることでしょう。

この写真集は「旅祭写真集・佐賀長崎ぶらぶら」と内容が重複しています。

Nagasaki and Vicinity: A Grayscale Travel Book to Color (Traveling Our World) (Volume 1)

By Dottie Cooper Katz

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Paperback (66 pages)

Nagasaki and Vicinity: A Grayscale Travel Book to Color (Traveling Our World) (Volume 1)
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The first in a series of "A Grayscale Travel Book to Color". Nagasaki and Vicinity is the first in the series. There are 31 images to color, and printed on one side of the page. A brief synopsis explains where the original photos were taken on each of my travels. They are then configured into a grayscale drawing for you to color and make beautiful in your own way. Keep in mind that it was spring, therefore a lot of the areas are loaded with beautiful flowers, just waiting for you to bring them to life. Enjoy!

Lonely Planet Kyushu & Okinawa (Travel Guide Chapter)

By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet
Released: 2016-03-01
Kindle Edition (567 pages)

Lonely Planet Kyushu & Okinawa (Travel Guide Chapter)
 
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Lonely Planet Kyushu & Okinawa is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you in this region. See where the last samurai made their last stand at Kumamoto Castle, recharge in a riverside rotemburo (outdoor baths) in Kurokawa Onsen or take a ferry to a simpler time on the living museum island of Taketomi-jima, all with your trusted travel companion. Begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Kyushu & Okinawa:

  • Full-color maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - the history, the people, outside activities, the arts, the food, the architecture
  • Useful features - includes Need to Know, First Time, Travel with Children, Eat and Drink like a Local, Skiing in Japan, Japan on a Budget, Hiking in Japan, Visiting an Onsen
  • Covers Fukuoka, Nagasaki, Hirado, Kumamoto, Osumi, Amami, and more

eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones)

  • Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges
  • Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews
  • Add notes to personalize your guidebook experience
  • Seamlessly flip between pages
  • Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash
  • Embedded links to recommendations' websites
  • Zoom-in maps and images
  • Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Kyushu & Okinawa is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled in this particular region of Japan.

Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet Japan for a comprehensive look at all that the country has to offer.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.

The Nagasaki Vector

By L. Neil Smith

Del Rey
Released: 1983-03-12
Mass Market Paperback (256 pages)

The Nagasaki Vector
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It was supposed to be a routine historical survey, but things livened up when a mutiny knocked Bernie off course.

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: An Illustrated History Anthology and Guide

By Magnus Bartlett

Odyssey Books & Maps
Paperback (320 pages)

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: An Illustrated History Anthology and Guide
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As the 70th anniversary of their destruction approaches, Odyssey tells the story of these uniquely twinned cities using literary extracts from Socrates, Murasaki Shikibu, St Francis Xavier, Tokugawa Ieyasu, Commodore Perry, Vincent Van Gogh, Giacomo Pucci

Rurubu Omotenashi Travel Guide Kyushu, English version

By JTB Publishing

JTB Publishing
Paperback (164 pages)

Rurubu Omotenashi Travel Guide Kyushu, English version
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  • Kyushu travel guide book
  • Covers everything from the basics to the trendiest information
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Learn all about the island of Kyushu and its eight prefectures: Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Oita, Kumamoto, Kagoshima, and Miyazaki! Want to combine all your destinations into a single trip? Then this is the guide you need. Get info on the best in Kyushu cuisine, including Hakata ramen, Nagasaki champon noodles, Kumamoto ramen, Kagoshima black pork (or kurobuta), Miyazaki free-range chicken, and much, much more.


 
 
 

 
 
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