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Artillery is a class of large military weapons built to fire munitions far beyond the range and power of infantry's small arms.
Augustus Henry Mounsey (27 August 1834 – 10 April 1882) was a British diplomat.
is the capital city of Ōita Prefecture, located on the island of Kyushu, Japan.
A banknote (often known as a bill, paper money, or simply a note) is a type of negotiable promissory note, made by a bank, payable to the bearer on demand.
A battalion is a military unit.
The took place on 24 September 1877, in Kagoshima, Japan.
was a Japanese samurai of the late Edo period who became an officer in the Imperial Japanese Army.
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.
Casus belli is a Latin expression meaning "an act or event that provokes or is used to justify war" (literally, "a case of war").
Cavalry (from the French cavalerie, cf. cheval 'horse') or horsemen were soldiers or warriors who fought mounted on horseback.
Conscription, sometimes called the draft, is the compulsory enlistment of people in a national service, most often a military service.
The culture of Japan has evolved greatly over the millennia, from the country's prehistoric time Jōmon period, to its contemporary modern culture, which absorbs influences from Asia, Europe, and North America.
The, formally known as the is a museum about Japanese currency located in front of the Bank of Japan building in Chūō, Tokyo.
, or, was the 122nd Emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from February 3, 1867 until his death on July 29, 1912.
The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.
Field artillery is a category of mobile artillery used to support armies in the field.
A gold standard is a monetary system in which the standard economic unit of account is based on a fixed quantity of gold.
Google Books (previously known as Google Book Search and Google Print and by its codename Project Ocean) is a service from Google Inc. that searches the full text of books and magazines that Google has scanned, converted to text using optical character recognition (OCR), and stored in its digital database.
The was the government that was formed by politicians of the Satsuma Domain and Chōshū Domain in the 1860s.
Guerrilla warfare is a form of irregular warfare in which a small group of combatants, such as paramilitary personnel, armed civilians, or irregulars, use military tactics including ambushes, sabotage, raids, petty warfare, hit-and-run tactics, and mobility to fight a larger and less-mobile traditional military.
is the capital of Hiroshima Prefecture and the largest city in the Chūgoku region of western Honshu - the largest island of Japan.
is a city in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan.
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 Japanese is an organization which is dedicated to protection of the Emperor of Japan and his family, palaces and other imperial properties.
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.
Infantry is the branch of an army that engages in military combat on foot, distinguished from cavalry, artillery, and tank forces.
Prince was a Japanese statesman and genrō.
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.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., also referred to as Wiley, is a global publishing company that specializes in academic publishing.
is the capital city of Kagoshima Prefecture at the south western tip of the island of Kyushu in Japan, and the largest city in the prefecture by some margin.
A kaishakunin (介錯人) is an appointed second whose duty is to behead one who has performed seppuku, Japanese ritual suicide, at the moment of agony.
Count, was an admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy.
was a Japanese samurai of the late Edo period, and an Imperial Japanese Army general of the early Meiji era.
is the sixth-largest city in Japan and the capital city of Hyōgo Prefecture.
Korea is a region in East Asia; since 1945 it has been divided into two distinctive sovereign states: North Korea and South Korea.
The Krupp family (see pronunciation), a prominent 400-year-old German dynasty from Essen, became famous for their production of steel, artillery, ammunition, and other armaments.
is a hilltop Japanese castle located in Chūō-ku, Kumamoto in Kumamoto Prefecture.
is a prefecture of Japan located on the island of Kyushu.
Count, also known as, was a Japanese politician of the Meiji era.
is the third largest island of Japan and most southwesterly of its four main islands.
A last stand is a military situation in which a body of troops holds a defensive position in the face of overwhelming odds.
Lèse-majesté (or; also lese-majesty, lese majesty or leze majesty) is the crime of violating majesty, an offence against the dignity of a reigning sovereign or against a state.
This is a selected list of gairaigo, Japanese words originating or based on foreign language (generally Western) terms, including wasei-eigo (Japanese pseudo-Anglicisms).
The, also known as the Meiji era, is a Japanese era which extended from October 23, 1868, to July 30, 1912.
The, also known as the Meiji Ishin, Renovation, Revolution, Reform, or Renewal, was an event that restored practical imperial rule to the Empire of Japan in 1868 under Emperor Meiji.
is a city in Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan.
is the capital city of Miyazaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in Japan.
is a mountain located in Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan.
Mountain guns are artillery pieces designed for use in mountain warfare and areas where usual wheeled transport is not possible.
is the largest city in the Chūbu region of Japan.
is a city located in the north of Miyazaki Prefecture, 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.
() is a designated city in the Kansai region of Japan.
Palgrave Macmillan is an international academic and trade publishing company.
A paramilitary is a semi-militarized force whose organizational structure, tactics, training, subculture, and (often) function are similar to those of a professional military, but which is not included as part of a state's formal armed forces.
The Enfield Pattern 1853 rifle-musket (also known as the Pattern 1853 Enfield, P53 Enfield, and Enfield rifle-musket) was a.577 calibre Minié-type muzzle-loading rifled musket, used by the British Empire from 1853 to 1867, after which many Enfield 1853 rifle-muskets were converted to (and replaced in service by) the cartridge-loaded Snider–Enfield rifle.
The of the Empire of Japan comprised numerous police services, in many cases with overlapping jurisdictions.
was a Japanese career officer in the Imperial Japanese Army, who became the 9th head of the line of shinnōke cadet branches of the Imperial Family of Japan on September 9, 1871.
A regiment is a military unit.
The were a series of popular disturbances that erupted throughout Japan from July to September 1918, which brought about the collapse of the Terauchi Masatake administration.
was one of the most influential samurai in Japanese history and one of the three great nobles who led the Meiji Restoration.
is a city located in Ōita Prefecture, Japan.
were the military nobility and officer caste of medieval and early-modern Japan.
, also known as Kagoshima Domain, was a Japanese domain of the Edo period.
The Seikanron (Japanese: 征韓論; 정한론; "Advocacy of a punitive expedition to Korea") debate was a major political debate in Japan during 1873 regarding a punitive expedition against Korea.
is the capital city of Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, the largest city in the Tōhoku region, and the second largest city north of Tokyo.
Seppuku (切腹, "cutting belly"), sometimes referred to as harakiri (腹切り, "abdomen/belly cutting", a native Japanese kun reading), is a form of Japanese ritual suicide by disembowelment.
The 1876 was one of a number of ex-samurai uprisings which took place in the early Meiji period against the new Meiji government of Japan.
A siege is a military blockade of a city, or fortress, with the intent of conquering by attrition, or a well-prepared assault.
The British.577 Snider–Enfield was a breech-loading rifle.
was a Japanese and Chinese political philosophy and a social movement derived from Neo-Confucianism; it became a political slogan in the 1850s and 1860s in the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate during the Bakumatsu period.
Succession of states is a theory and practice in international relations regarding successor states.
Viscount was a Japanese politician, intellectual and author, who lived in the Meiji and Taishō periods.
Viscount was a statesman and lieutenant general in the Imperial Japanese Army in Meiji period Japan.
The Tokugawa shogunate, also known as the and the, was the last feudal Japanese military government, which existed between 1600 and 1868.
Torture (from the Latin tortus, "twisted") is the act of deliberately inflicting physical or psychological pain in order to fulfill some desire of the torturer or compel some action from the victim.
The University Press of Kansas is a publisher located in Lawrence, KS that represents the six state universities in the US state of Kansas: Emporia State University, Fort Hays State University, Kansas State University (K-State), Pittsburg State University, the University of Kansas (KU), and Wichita State University.
The vanguard (also called the advance guard) is the leading part of an advancing military formation.
Prince, also known as Yamagata Kyōsuke, was a Japanese field marshal in the Imperial Japanese Army and twice Prime Minister of Japan.
Baron was a samurai of late Edo period Japan who went on to become a noted general in the early Meiji period Imperial Japanese Army.
is a city located in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan.
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (月岡 芳年; also named Taiso Yoshitoshi 大蘇 芳年; 30 April 1839 – 9 June 1892) was a Japanese artist.