Asiatic Women, "which was translated by Captain Richardson, and published first in the _Asiatic Annual Register_ for 1801, and again as an Appendix to the Mirza's Travels.
It means a dawn of a new era in Asiatic civilization.
A small Navy command stationed in the Philippines was called the Asiatic Fleet.
Japan, the document continues, requires Asian food, raw materials, and markets; the US should encourage "a considerable increase in Southern Asiatic food and raw material exports" to avoid "preponderant dependence on Chinese sources" by Japan.
Accordingly, we Canadians should know more than we do about the point of view of people in Asiatic countries, how they live, how they are getting along, and what they think.