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, city (1995 pop. 10,229,262), capital of South Korea, NW South Korea, on the Han River. It has special status equivalent to that of a province. The political, commercial, industrial, and cultural center of the nation, Seoul is by far the most important city in the
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, South Korea.
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(4) Later, as a student of the English Literature Department of Gyeongseong Imperial University, he no doubt came into further contact with Whitman's work in the course of his studies.
The railway line ran from Gyeongseong, the old name for Seoul, to Sinuiju in North Korea, which was then connected to the South Manchuria Railway.
Participants visit sites such as Marine Command First Church, Shinheung Market and the 108-step staircase to colonial-era Gyeongseong Hoguk Shrine.