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Japanese History

Materials that can be used by a college student population to study the History of Japanese Culture and Institutions

Collection Content

  • Edo Japan, A Virtual Tour
    Edo became the most important cultural center during the Period of the Tukagawa.
  • In Little Need of Divine Intervention: Scrolls of the Mongol Invasion of Japan
    The Mongols attempted two invasions of Japan. Both times the military was destroyed by winds. The Japanese believed that... More
  • Black Ships and Samurai. Comodore Perry and the Opening of Japan
    Excelent drawings of the visit.
  • Japan:  Geography, Cuisine and Culture
    This document provides resources on Japan. There is a lot of coverage of cuisine.
  • Zen Garden
    Zen Garden (Collection)
    A beautiful website on Japanese gardens.