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Regular The Ryukyu Kingdom: Cornerstone of East Asia
By Akamine Mamoru, via the University of Hawaii Press
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Regular What are the best comprehensive books about the history of Japan?
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Regular Two layers of symbolic rulers in Japan
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Regular Japan's size
A simple observation
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Regular Chonmage/Butt Kamon
What is the official name of this buttocks kamon?
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Regular Resources on geomancy
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Regular Origin/Meaning of Ukita Kamon
Translation/Origin Question for Kamon.
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Regular Ronin - Armour and 'heraldry'
Did Ronin use Armour and heraldry?
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Regular Japanese historical text initiative- where did it go?
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Regular high-school level history lectures in Japanese translated to English
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Regular Kodansha Encyclopedia of Japan- signed entries
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Regular Most influential Japanese people ever.
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Regular What is the accessory daimyos would keep in their hand during a battle?
The one they use to give orders, like proceed in the beginning.
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Regular Online Japanese History Courses
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Regular Required reading from the past couple of years?
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Regular Two famous samurai rivals
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Regular O-yudono and steam baths?
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Regular What's in a name? Japanese historical naming practices
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Regular Japanese Archaeology Reports Online
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Regular General Books on Japanese History
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Regular MIT's "Visualizing Culture" site focused on Japan and China
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Regular Reskishi Gunzo Table of Contents
Listing of RG articles by topic
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