Timeline of Nagasaki

The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Nagasaki, Japan.

Prior to 20th centuryEdit

20th centuryEdit

21st centuryEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Pacheco 1970.
  2. ^ Richard Tames (2008). "Chronology". Traveller's History of Japan (4th ed.). USA: Interlink Books. p. 243+. ISBN 978-1-56656-404-5.
  3. ^ Hesselink 2004.
  4. ^ Kenneth Henshall (2014). "Chronology". Historical Dictionary of Japan to 1945. USA: Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-7872-3.
  5. ^ "Timeline". Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire. USA: Public Broadcasting Service. 2004.
  6. ^ a b c Schellinger 1996.
  7. ^ Overall 1870.
  8. ^ a b James L. Huffman (1997). Creating a Public: People and Press in Meiji Japan. University of Hawaii Press. ISBN 978-0-8248-1882-1.
  9. ^ W.N. Whitney, ed. (1889). "List of towns having population of over 10,000". Concise Dictionary of the Principal Roads, Chief Towns and Villages of Japan. Tokyo: Z.P. Maruya and Co. [ja].
  10. ^ Japan Year Book. Tokyo. 1905.
  11. ^ a b "Institutions in Japan: Browse by Region (Kyushu-Okinawa)". Research Access in Japanese Museums, Libraries, and Archives Resources. North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  12. ^ Y. Takenobu (1928). "Population of the Cities". Japan Year Book 1929. Tokyo.
  13. ^ BBC News. "Japan Profile: Timeline". Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  14. ^ a b "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1955. New York: Statistical Office of the United Nations.
  15. ^ a b c d e "International Information: Sister City". Nagasaki City. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  16. ^ a b Vernon N. Kisling, ed. (2000). "Zoological Gardens of Japan (chronological list)". Zoo and Aquarium History. USA: CRC Press. ISBN 978-1-4200-3924-5.
  17. ^ United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Statistical Office (1976). "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1975. New York. pp. 253–279.
  18. ^ "Japan". Europa World Year Book. Europa Publications. 2004. ISBN 978-1-85743-254-1.
  19. ^ "Population of Capital Cities and Cities of 100,000 or More Inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 2013. United Nations Statistics Division.

This article incorporates information from the Japanese Wikipedia.


Published in the 19th century
Published in the 20th century
Published in the 21st century
  • Reinier H. Hesselink (2004). "Two Faces of Nagasaki: The World of the Suwa Festival Screen". Monumenta Nipponica. 59 (2): 179–222. JSTOR 25066290.
  • 'Hugh Cortazzi, ed. (2012). "Nagasaki". Victorians in Japan: In and Around the Treaty Ports. Bloomsbury. pp. 3–32. ISBN 978-1-78093-977-3. (first published in 1987)
  • David Palmer (2016). "Nagasaki's Districts: Western Contact with Japan through the History of a City's Space". Journal of Urban History. 42.
  • Geoffrey C. Gunn, World Trade Systems of the East and West: Nagasaki and the Asian Bullion Trade Networks (Leiden: Brill, 2017) ISBN 978-90-04-35855-3

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