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is the westernmost of the three regions of Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, the other two regions being Nakadōri in the central area of the prefecture and Hamadōri in the east.
or Geishū (芸州) was a province in the Chūgoku Region of western Honshū, comprising the western part of what is today Hiroshima Prefecture.
was a diplomat and Foreign Minister in Meiji period Japan.
Baron was an admiral in the early Imperial Japanese Navy, and served as Chief of the Imperial Japanese Navy General Staff in the late 19th century.
The Arisaka rifle (有坂銃 Arisaka-jū) is a family of Japanese military bolt-action service rifles, in production and use since approximately 1897, when it replaced the Murata rifle (村田銃 Murata-jū) family, until the end of World War II in 1945.
Baron was a lieutenant general in the Imperial Japanese Army, and as the inventor of the Arisaka Rifle, is regarded as one of the leading arms designers in Japanese history, alongside Kijiro Nambu.
was a Japanese military leader and theorist in Bakumatsu period Japan.
Viscount was a general in the early Imperial Japanese Army during the First Sino-Japanese War and the Russo-Japanese War.
The was a Japanese military-political coalition established and disestablished over the course of several months in early to mid-1868 during the Boshin War.
refers to the final years of the Edo period when the Tokugawa shogunate ended.
The was a decisive battle on October 21, 1600 (Keichō 5, 15th day of the 9th month), that preceded the establishment of the Tokugawa shogunate.
The, sometimes known as the Japanese Revolution, was a civil war in Japan, fought from 1868 to 1869 between forces of the ruling Tokugawa shogunate and those seeking to return political power to the Imperial Court.
The was a Japanese domain of the Edo period, located in Nagato Province (modern-day Yamaguchi Prefecture).
The were members of the Chōshū han of western Japan who travelled to England in 1863 to study at University College London.
The, also known as the, is the westernmost region of Honshū, the largest island of Japan.
The were powerful Japanese feudal lords who, until their decline in the early Meiji period, ruled most of Japan from their vast, hereditary land holdings.
In the feudal system, the demesne was all the land which was retained by a lord of the manor for his own use and support, under his own management, as distinguished from land sub-enfeoffed by him to others as sub-tenants.
The or is the period between 1603 and 1868 in the history of Japan, when Japanese society was under the rule of the Tokugawa shogunate and the country's 300 regional daimyō.
was a Japanese statesman in the early Meiji period.
The First Chōshū expedition (Japanese:第一次長州征討) was a punitive military expedition led by the Tokugawa shogunate against the Chōshū Domain in retaliation for the attack of Chōshū on the Imperial Palace in the Kinmon incident.
The First Sino-Japanese War (25 July 1894 – 17 April 1895) was fought between Qing dynasty of China and Empire of Japan, primarily for influence over Joseon.
The was the head of government of Japanese Taiwan (including Formosa and the Pescadores) when they were part of the Empire of Japan, from 1895 to 1945.
is a city located in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan, which was incorporated on July 1, 1932.
The or domain is the Japanese historical term for the estate of a warrior after the 12th century or of a daimyō in the Edo period (1603–1868) and early Meiji period (1868–1912).
The was a Cabinet-level ministry established under the Meiji Constitution that managed the internal affairs of Empire of Japan from 1873 to 1947.
The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.
The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國海軍 Shinjitai: 大日本帝国海軍 or 日本海軍 Nippon Kaigun, "Navy of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the navy of the Empire of Japan from 1868 until 1945, when it was dissolved following Japan's defeat and surrender in World War II.
The was the highest organ within the Imperial Japanese Navy.
, GCMG was a Japanese politician and a prominent member of the Meiji oligarchy during the Meiji period of the Empire of Japan.
was the pen-name of a journalist and writer of senryū (short, humorous verse) in late Meiji, Taishō and early Shōwa period Japan.
Viscount was the first Director of Railways in Japan and is known as the "father of the Japanese railways".
Ishida Mitsunari (石田 三成, 1559 – November 6, 1600) was a Japanese samurai and military commander of the late Sengoku period of Japan.
Prince was a Japanese statesman and genrō.
The was a Japanese domain of the Edo period, located in Suō Province (the south of present-day Yamaguchi Prefecture).
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
When Korea was a protectorate of the Empire of Japan, Japan was represented by the Resident-General.
Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited, also known as Jardines, is a British conglomerate incorporated in Bermuda, with its primary listing on the Singapore Exchange.
were top-ranking samurai officials and advisors in service to the daimyōs of feudal Japan.
Prince was a Japanese general in the Imperial Japanese Army, politician and the longest serving Prime Minister of Japan, having served three terms.
(born; August 11, 1833 – May 26, 1877), also referred to as, was a Japanese statesman of the Meiji Restoration.
The was a volunteer militia raised by Takasugi Shinsaku of the Chōshū domain during the Bakumatsu period of Japan.
, also known as Masahisa (政久), was a Japanese samurai who served as a retainer to Lord Mōri of Chōshū.
(December 7, 1561 – October 22, 1625) was a Japanese daimyō of the Azuchi–Momoyama period through early Edo period.
The, also known as the, was a rebellion against the Tokugawa shogunate that took place on August 20, 1864, at the Imperial Palace in Kyoto.
The was a Japanese domain of the Edo period, located in Nagato Province.
(1577 – December 1, 1602) was the fifth son of Kinoshita Iesada and the nephew of Toyotomi Hideyoshi.
Viscount was a Japanese general in the Imperial Japanese Army, and government minister during Meiji period Japan.
The is a Japanese unit of volume, equal to ten cubic shaku.
is the collective term for the very few most powerful men attached to the court of the Emperor of Japan in pre-Meiji eras.
was a Japanese samurai in the service of the daimyō Mōri Takachika of Chōshū as a senior retainer.
The List of Han or domains in the Tokugawa period (1603 – 1868) was changed from time to time during the Edo period.
The Mōri clan (毛利氏 Mōri-shi) was a Japanese samurai clan descended from Ōe no Hiromoto.
was a senior retainer of the Toyotomi clan throughout the latter Sengoku period of feudal Japan.
was a Japanese daimyō of the early Edo period, who ruled the Chōshū Domain.
was a prominent daimyō (feudal lord) in the western Chūgoku region of Japan during the Sengoku period of the 16th century.
was the 13th daimyō of Chōshū Domain.
Mōri Terumoto (毛利 輝元, January 22, 1553 – June 2, 1625) was a Japanese daimyō.
The, also known as the Meiji era, is a Japanese era which extended from October 23, 1868, to July 30, 1912.
The of Japan is the Cabinet member responsible for Japanese foreign policy and the chief executive of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Minister of Communications (formerly Minister of Posts, Telecommunications and Broadcasting) is a Minister in the Government of South Africa, who between 1994 and 2014 was responsible for overseeing the Department of Communications.
Viscount was a lieutenant general in the early Imperial Japanese Army.
was a Japanese Samurai, Karō of Chōshū Domain and a prominent economic reformer of the Edo period.
() is the capital and the largest city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in Japan.
, often called, was a province of Japan.
Baron was an admiral in the early Imperial Japanese Navy, noted for his role in the battleship naval disaster of 1904.
The, commonly known in Japanese as Rekihaku, is a history museum in Sakura, Chiba, Japan.
Count, also known as Kiten, Count Nogi (25 December 1849 – 13 September 1912), was a Japanese general in the Imperial Japanese Army and a governor-general of Taiwan.
Baron was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army and Minister of War during World War I.
The was a short-lived state established in 1869 by a part of the former Tokugawa military in what is now known as Hokkaido, the large but sparsely populated northernmost island in modern Japan.
The Russo–Japanese War (Russko-yaponskaya voina; Nichirosensō; 1904–05) was fought between the Russian Empire and the Empire of Japan over rival imperial ambitions in Manchuria and Korea.
General Count was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army, and 5th Governor-General of Taiwan from 11 April 1906 to May 1915.
The, or Satchō Alliance was a military alliance between the feudal domains of Satsuma and Chōshū formed in 1866 to combine their efforts to restore Imperial rule and overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan.
, also known as Kagoshima Domain, was a Japanese domain of the Edo period.
The Second Chōshū expedition (Japanese: 第二次長州征討), also called the Summer War, was a punitive expedition led by the Tokugawa shogunate against the Chōshū Domain.
The is a period in Japanese history marked by social upheaval, political intrigue and near-constant military conflict.
is a Japanese form of short poetry similar to haiku in construction: three lines with 17 morae (or "on", often translated as syllables, but see the article on onji for distinctions).
Viscount was a Chōshū Domain samurai, who became Home Minister in early Meiji period Japan.
Viscount was a Japanese politician, diplomat, cabinet minister, and second Japanese Resident-General of Korea.
The, or Taishō era, is a period in the history of Japan dating from July 30, 1912, to December 25, 1926, coinciding with the reign of the Emperor Taishō.
was a samurai from the Chōshū Domain of Japan who contributed significantly to the Meiji Restoration.
Baron was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army, politician, and the 26th Prime Minister of Japan from 20 April 1927 to 2 July 1929.
The were an array of economic policies introduced in 1842 by the Tokugawa Shogunate in Japan.
Gensui Count, GCB (5 February 1852 – 3 November 1919), was a Japanese military officer, proconsul and politician.
Thomas Blake Glover (6 June 1838 – 16 December 1911) was a Scottish merchant in Bakumatsu and Meiji period Japan.
was the founder and first shōgun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan, which effectively ruled Japan from the Battle of Sekigahara in 1600 until the Meiji Restoration in 1868.
The was a Japanese domain of the Edo period, located in Suo Province (modern-day Shūnan, Yamaguchi).
was a preeminent daimyō, warrior, general, samurai, and politician of the Sengoku period who is regarded as Japan's second "great unifier".
A was a daimyō who was considered an outsider by the rulers of Japan.
Baron was an admiral of the early modern Imperial Japanese Navy, known primarily for his role in the First Sino-Japanese War.
The University of Strathclyde is a public research university located in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.
, abbreviated as or UTokyo, is a public research university located in Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan.
Prince, also known as Yamagata Kyōsuke, was a Japanese field marshal in the Imperial Japanese Army and twice Prime Minister of Japan.
Prince was a Japanese politician, cabinet minister, and Japanese Inspector-General of Korea.
is a prefecture of Japan in the Chūgoku region of the main island of Honshu.
Viscount was a Japanese samurai of the late Edo period who became an influential member of the Meiji era government of Japan.
, commonly named Torajirō (寅次郎), was one of Japan's most distinguished intellectuals in the closing days of the Tokugawa shogunate.
was a Japanese entrepreneur, businessman, and politician, noteworthy as the founder and first president of the Nissan zaibatsu between 1931 and 1945.