The Dawn of Modern Japan Seen Through the Eyes of the Shogun's Last SamuraiBook - 2014
Samurai revolution tells the fascinating story of Japan's transformation from a backward country of feudal lords and samurai under the control of the shogun into a modern industrialized nation under the unifying rule of the Emperor. Japan's modern revolution spanned the third-quarter of the nineteenth century; knowledge of this history is essential to understand how and why Japan evolved into the nation it is today.
Publisher: Tokyo ; Tuttle Publishing, 
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: 952.025 HIL
Characteristics: 608 pages : illustrations