Tokyo: Foreign Affairs Association of Japan, 1968. 21p., wraps, inscribed by the author to American Japanologist Frank Gibney; faint dampstain at lower left corner. Reprinted from Contemporary Japan.
On the history of connections between the US whaling port and the only Japanese city that permitted foreign contacts in the Tokugawa period. Includes discussion of the author's visit to Salem and the Peabody Essex Museum.