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Rodrigues the interpreter : an early Jesuit in Japan and China / Michael Cooper

Main Author Cooper, Michael, 1930- Country Estados Unidos. Edition 1st ed Publication New York : Weatherhill, 1974 Description 416 p. ; 24 cm ISBN 0-8348-0094-2 CDU 929(469) RODRIGUES
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Chronicles the life of Jesuit Jo©o Rodrigues (1558-1633), who spent more than half his life in Japan and China. Rodrigues won the friendship of Japan's two succesive supreme rulers, Hideyoshi and Ieyasu; took an active role in the silk trade between China and Japan; and, serving as the principle interpreter between East and West, was for some years the most influential European in the entire country.

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