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The Shogun"s daughter

Laura Joh Rowland

The Shogun"s daughter

a novel of Feudal Japan

by Laura Joh Rowland

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Ichirō Sano (Fictitious character),
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLaura Joh Rowland
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3568.O934 S34 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 326 pages
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27150750M
    ISBN 101250028612
    ISBN 109781250028617, 9781250028624
    LC Control Number2013013933
    OCLC/WorldCa858002033, 827256757

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    The daughter of a Buddhist priest, Tsuneno was born in a rural Japanese village and was expected to live a traditional life much like her mother’s. But after three divorces—and a temperament much too strong-willed for her family’s approval—she ran away to make a life for herself in one of the largest cities in the world: Edo, a bustling Released on: J I received a free netgalley copy of The Shogun's Daughter from Historical Fiction Virtual Book Tours for my honest review. I received no other compensation for this the Book:Publication Date: Septem Minotaur BooksHardcover; pISBN Japan, In an elegant mansion a young woman.

    Shogun (将軍, shōgun, Japanese: [ɕoːɡɯɴ] (); English: / ˈ ʃ oʊ ɡ ʌ n / SHOH-gun) was the title of the military dictators of Japan during most of the period spanning from to Nominally appointed by the Emperor, shoguns were usually the de facto rulers of the country, though during part of the Kamakura period shoguns were themselves figureheads.   With Richard Chamberlain, Toshirô Mifune, Yôko Shimada, Furankî Sakai. An English navigator becomes both a player and pawn in the complex political games in feudal Japan/10(K).


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