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A vision betrayed : the Jesuits in Japan and China, 1542-1742
AuthorRoss, Andrew (Andrew C.)
Pub. LocationMaryknoll, NYPublisherOrbis Books
Date1994Phys. Desc.xvii, 216 p., : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberBV3447.R67 1994
A vision betrayed : the Jesuits in Japan and China, 1542-1742 / Andrew C. Ross.
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Japan and China before the expansion of the Iberian sea-borne empires -- Francis Xavier and the mission to Japan -- Alessandro Valignano -- Christian century in Japan, 1549-1650 to the death of Toyotomi Hideyoshi, 1598 -- Christian century in Japan, 1549-1650 to the coming of the "closed land" -- Matteo Ricci and the road to Beijing -- Christian priest and Confucian intellectual -- China mission under Schall and Verbiest -- the Pope, the Bourbon Kings and the Kangxi Emperor -- Whence came the vision?

Subject(s)Jesuits--Missions--Japan--History
Jesuits--Missions--China--History
Japan--Church history--To 1868
China--Church history--16th-17th centuries
China--Church history--18th century
Ricci, Matteo 利瑪竇, 1552-1610
Valignano, Alessandro 範禮安, 1539-1606
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #5139
ISBN0883449919LCCN94-10623OCLC30318792