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[Repost]Was Japan’s first Emperor a Chinese refugee?

WAS JAPAN’S FIRST EMPEROR A CHINESE REFUGEE? Posted on the Daily Beagle.net on March 30, 2014 by yamatosaxon Disclaimers : Posted without permission mperor Jimmu (神武天皇 Jimmu-Tenno), whose name means “Divine Might” is the legendary founder of Japan’s Imperial House and a direct descendent of the Sun Goddess Amaterasu....
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Ukiyo-e Heroes by Jed Henry

I’m sure you’ve all heard of ukiyoe or woodblock prints. After all, among those associated with Japan is that famous Hokusai Ukiyoe we see everywhere : Some years ago, I sent my mom a load of these ‘Japanese stuff’, after I happened upon good quality, printed ukiyoe 300 yen...
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