The length of the road will he ahout 400 miles and it is estimated that it will cost 25 million yen (5l2, 500.000 gold), hut judging from the cost of the Seoul - Chemulpo road, this more difficult one cannot he huilt for less than 40 mdlion yen or 20 million gold dollars. ... he made to pay a profit on the invesnnem for many years to come, it is supposed that the strategic value is sull the chief feature considered.
|Title||:||Korean-American relations. 3. The period of diminishing influence, 1896 - 1905|
|Author||:||George McAfee McCune, Scott S. Burnett|
|Publisher||:||University of Hawaii Press - 1951|