Handbook to Life in Medieval and Early Modern Japan
"The organization of Handbook to Life in Medieval and Early Modern Japan follows that of other books in the series and consists of chapters divided into sections, concluded by a reading list. Coverage includes history, religion, music, art and visual culture, architecture, literature, international relations, economy, travel, education, and everyday life"--Provided by publisher.
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