Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire


Subject:
History By Place , Nonfiction by Genre , Japan , Memoirs

Description:
This site is a companion to a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) program about "commanding shoguns and fierce samurai warriors, exotic geisha and exquisite artisans — all [of whom] were part of a Japanese renaissance between the 16th and 19th centuries." The site features a timeline, a map and images of travel along the Tokaido road, information about characters of the period, and interactive activities. Also includes a glossary, bibliography, and a teacher's guide.

Publisher:
Devillier Donegan Enterprises

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/empires/japan/


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