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The Passing of Korea

  • Nationality USA
  • Quantity 1
  • Era 1906
  • Exhibition Place -
  • Material Paper
  • Size(cm) -

"This is the book written by American missionary, Homer Hulbert, that recorded the history of Joseon Empire

by dividing into 6 chapters in history industry, social system and others.

It assessed the Korean people as outstanding adaptability to changes, excellent intelligence with great potential.

Herbert was a teacher of a school who landed in Joseon to lay down the foundation of modern education and devoted for the independence of Joseon.

He left the will to bury in Korea and he was buried in Yanghwajin."