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Medieval Japan: Medieval Japan

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You could try Ancient Japan, Medieval Japan, Japan - History, Japan - Social life and customs

Or you could try more specific terms, for example, Samurai or Shoguns.

Most of the books about Ancient Japan are in the 952 section of the Non-fiction shelves.


Books not to be missed

Map of Japan


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Search Medieval Japan on World Book Online. See the Resource Centre staff for a login and password.

Medieval Japan - Heian Period

Medieval Period - Edo Period

The Mongols