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bullet "Bushidó or Bull? A Medieval Historian’s Perspective on the Imperial Army and the Japanese Warrior Tradition" - article by Karl F. Friday in The History Teacher magazine
bullet Bushido:  The Way of the Warrior
bullet Castles of Japan
bullet Castles of Japan II
bullet CHART-->"Government of the Tokugawa Period"
bullet China, Japan, and the West - The Ming, Qing, and the Tokugawa
bullet Chronology of Japanese History - detailed
bullet "East Asia, to 1700" - Frank E. Smitha
bullet Edo Japan, A Virtual Tour
bullet Electronic Samurai
bullet Emperors of the Sangoku, the "Three Kingdoms," of India, China, & Japan
bullet Feudal Japan
bullet Feudalism in Japan and Europe
bullet History of Japan - Concise Chronological Timeline
bullet A History of the Samurai
bullet The Imperial Family of Japan
bullet Introduction to Medieval Japan - 1185-1600
bullet Japan Atlas - Historic Sites
bullet Medieval Japan
bullet

The National Museum of Japanese History

bullet Origins of the Samurai
bullet Periods of Japanese History
bullet Rulers/Kings of China, Southeast Asia, and Japan
bullet A Samurai Gallery
bullet Samurai Tour
bullet Timeline of Japanese History
bullet Tour of Edo
bullet Tokugawa Japan
bullet Virtual Edo
bullet WWW-VL extensive web links on  the History of Japan

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bullet Old Western Texts on Japan
bullet 1552:  St. Francis Xavier - Letter from Japan, to the Society of Jesus in Europe
bullet 1617:  Hsu Kuang-chi - Memorial to Fra Matteo Ricci
bullet 1635:  Closed Country Edict
bullet 1639:  Exclusion of the Portuguese
bullet 1680:  Père du Halde - Teaching Science to the Manchu Emperor
bullet 1782:  Kaibara Ekken or Kaibara Token - Greater Learning for Women
bullet 1844:  Correspondence between William II of Holland and Tokugawa Ieyoshi,the Shogun of Japan
bullet 1852:  President Fillmore's letter to the emperor
bullet 1853:  An aggressive daimyo response to the American proposals
bullet 1853:  A conciliatory daimyo response to the American proposals
bullet 1854:  Japanese Reply to President Fillmore’s Letter and Response of Commodore Perry
bullet 1854:  The Treaty of Kanagawa
bullet 1857:  Townsend Harris and the Bakufu - negotiating a trade treaty
bullet 1858:  The Harris Treaty
bullet 1868:  The Charter Oath and Constitution

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