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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 832220–237 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.2.220
Published: 01 May 2014
...Elizabeth Sinn This article takes a broad look at the Pacific Ocean in relation to Chinese migration. As trade, consumption and capital flows followed migrants, powerful networks were woven and sustained; in time, the networks fanned across the Pacific from British Columbia along the West Coast of...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 832183–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.2.183
Published: 01 May 2014
...Lon Kurashige; Madeline Y. Hsu; Yujin Yaguchi; guest editors While recent historical studies of transnational processes, persons, and events within and across the Pacific Ocean have proliferated, they have yet to cohere as part of a single scholarly field. Instead, they stand as hybrid studies...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2015; 8411–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2015.84.1.1
Published: 01 February 2015
...David Igler American culture has long associated the nineteenth-century U.S. frontier with episodes of violent death and random bloodshed. But what about the vast watery expanse west of the West? The Pacific Ocean contains its own violent past, especially during the period stretching from Captain...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884524–553 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.524
Published: 01 November 2019
... incipient technology. The adoption of shipboard wireless telegraphy in trans-Pacific navigation helped reshape the Japanese spatial experience of the world’s largest ocean, thanks to extensive coverage by Japanese newspapers. However, technology never marches forward in a straight line as many published...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884511–523 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.511
Published: 01 November 2019
... historical accounts, including accounts of the nation state. This interpretive frame is vital in understanding the Japan-U.S. relationship in the twentieth century and the critical role of the Pacific Ocean therein. The special issue includes a preface from Marc S. Rodriguez, this introduction by Martin...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 832204–219 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.2.204
Published: 01 May 2014
... their geographical proximity to both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, Americans developed ways to connect the two regions. These transoceanic networks of trade proved crucial to the economic and political development of the young United States and set the stage for its future influence in the region...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2007; 764563–574 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2007.76.4.563
Published: 01 November 2007
...Dorothy Fujita-Rony What happens when we examine U.S. West history from the vantage point of Asian Americans moving back and forth across the Pacific and consider a perspective shaped by both land and water? This article underscores the importance of the Pacific Ocean as a space for historical...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2015; 842252–253 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2015.84.2.252
Published: 01 May 2015
...J.R. McNeill © 2015 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2015 The Great Ocean: Pacific Worlds from Captain Cook to the Gold Rush . By David Igler . ( ., Oxford University Press , 2013 . xii + 255 pp. $29.95 cloth, $13.99 digital ) By examining the...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2010; 79123–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2010.79.1.23
Published: 01 February 2010
...David Igler While dozens of naturalists had examined discrete Pacific environments prior to the 1830s, the American geologist James Dwight Dana was the first to hypothesize the underlying forces that created and unified this vast ocean basin as a whole. During his four-year journey with the U.S...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 832189–203 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.2.189
Published: 01 May 2014
...John E. Wills, Jr This article summarizes background changes that shaped interactions in the Pacific and Indian oceans before and during the age of steam; early modern China as an importer of exotic goods and exporter of skillful entrepreneurs; and early European naval competition, exploration, and...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2006; 754629–666 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2006.75.4.629
Published: 01 November 2006
...PHILLIP GONZALES; ANN MASSMANN Over four years after oil companies first applied for a permit, Congress authorized the Alaska Oil Pipeline in November 1973. Running from the Arctic Ocean to the Pacific,the pipeline crossed 600 miles of federal land, which made it a "major action significantly...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2006; 753461–490 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2006.75.3.461
Published: 01 August 2006
...JOSHUA ASHENMILLER Over four years after oil companies first applied for a permit, Congress authorized the Alaska Oil Pipeline in November 1973. Running from the Arctic Ocean to the Pacific,the pipeline crossed 600 miles of federal land, which made it a "major action significantly affecting the...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892165–197 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.165
Published: 03 April 2020
... the processes in which anti-Japanese sentiment and diplomatic information travelled across the Pacific Ocean and the U.S.-Mexico borderlands and its consequences. For transpacific history, see Lon Kurashige, Madeline Y. Hsu, and Yujin Yaguchi, Introduction: Conversations on Transpacific History...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892308–309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.308
Published: 03 April 2020
... to appreciate the historian s own retelling of this poignant story as one of connections and intimacies across the earth s single ocean / the boundless sea / moves ceaselessly, in rhythm (p. 236). I, for one, hope Gary Okihiro offers us more stories in the near future. University of California...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892309–312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.309
Published: 03 April 2020
... on such activ- ities, allowing us to appreciate the historian s own retelling of this poignant story as one of connections and intimacies across the earth s single ocean / the boundless sea / moves ceaselessly, in rhythm (p. 236). I, for one, hope Gary Okihiro offers us more stories in the near...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892232–263 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.232
Published: 03 April 2020
... public attention to the incident. Letters from government officials, family members, and institutional representatives that crisscrossed the ocean were carbon copied to respective government agencies in the United States and the Republic of Korea. Thus, commentators on both sides of the Pacific...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 89144–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.44
Published: 01 February 2020
... had to leave his homeland in search of economic opportunity, refusing to allow oceans, geopolitical boundaries, or cultural borders to impede his path. Furthermore, Winnall was able to achieve what other Dalton men did not: recognition as an elite white American, who attained a higher social status in...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884760–761 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.760
Published: 01 November 2019
... the ahupua a land use system, which permitted Hawaiians access to resources from volcano hillsides to the ocean, in favor of a capitalist land title system that in 2012 allowed a Silicon Valley billionaire to purchase La¯na i. In Chapters 3 and 4 , Kauanui explores the beauty and openness that...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884741–743 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.741
Published: 01 November 2019
... what was known and not known then. It goes on to the Land Ordinance of 1785 , Little Turtle s comments on the 1795 Greenville treaty, Jefferson s secret message to Congress asking to fund an expedition along the Missouri to the Western Ocean, and then some parts of the Journals of Lewis and Clark...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884554–589 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.554
Published: 01 November 2019
... fliers struggling between their own experiences and the new model imposed on them. The Pacific stood as a huge techno-cultural gap, informed by prev- alent misperceptions of pilots that lingered in the postwar period on both sides of the ocean. Among all the new ways of American flying, what felt...