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Tour of duty : Samurai, military service in Edo, and the culture of early modern Japan

Author: Constantine Nomikos Vaporis
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Aternate attendance (sankin kotai) was one of the central institutions of Edo-period (1603-1868) Japan and one of the most unusual examples of a system of enforced elite mobility in world history. It required the daimyo to divide their time between their domains and the city of Edo, where they waited upon the Tokugawa shogun. Based on a prodigious amount of research in both published and archival primary sources,
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Vaporis, Constantine Nomikos, 1957-
Tour of duty.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008007212
(OCoLC)212375814
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Constantine Nomikos Vaporis
ISBN: 9781441619785 144161978X 9780824865245 0824865243 0824834704 9780824834708 9780824868789 0824868781
OCLC Number: 488526418
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 318 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Beginnings --
The Road to Edo (and Back) --
The Daimyo Procession --
Assignment : Edo --
Daimyo Compounds : Place and Space --
Life in the Capital --
Carriers of Culture.
Responsibility: Constantine Nomikos Vaporis.

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