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Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament (see also 'Politicians')

Book: Biographical Portraits Volume X
Author: O'Connor, Peter

Chapter 10 focuses on Ernest Harold Pickering and his academic works, Pickering was a liberal democrat MP for Leicester West and was a professor at Tokyo University. Pickering wrote ‘Japan’s Place in the Modern World’; the intention was to ‘show the Western World something of the real nature of Japanese character’.