Toward the dusk of the evening on the 21st, we passed through the Strait of Shimonoseki.
From the Peace of Shimonoseki in 1895 the progress of Japan has been marvellous.
Has Japan any fear of another alteration of the Treaty of Shimonoseki being imposed upon her?
China is defeated, and peace is concluded in 1895 at Shimonoseki.
As a last refuge the Taira leaders made their way to the Straits of Shimonoseki, where they had a large fleet of junks.
To-night we went on to Shimonoseki, and my Omine companion kindly took me to his fathers house there.
Hang-chow-fu was declared open to foreign trade in 1896, in pursuance of the Japanese treaty of Shimonoseki.
A treaty was signed at Shimonoseki on the 17th of April 1895, and subsequently ratified by the sovereigns of the two empires.
In 1864 a combination of Powers forced the Straits of Shimonoseki.
The second time the Vega anchored at a peasant village right opposite Shimonoseki.