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Rekishi - History

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History buff, intersted in the world of geisha and samurai, in Heian palace intrigues or in WWII and the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ? That's the place where you should be !

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Shitaya Hirokoji

Plum blossoms

Here are a few links in English related to Japan's history. Please feel free to inform me about other sites that you may know.

The best link I can recommend is the Questia online Library. Dozens of books on Japanese history are available online.
General History
Historical Culture
An anthropological view of Japan
Architecture, buddhism, godzilla, animation, food, sumo, kabuki, etc.
Classical, medieval and Tokugawa Japan. The Tale of Genji, noh, etc.
Book Recommendation

Night at Saruwakacho

Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji


Kubo Shumman, "The Shikian Restaurant", circa 1787-88