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Sakamoto Ryôma 坂本龍馬 – A Hero of the Meiji Restoration

Sakamoto Ryôma 坂本龍馬 – A Hero of the Meiji Restoration

  • 31st January 2018

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Meiji Restoration (明治維新 or Meiji Renewal in Japanese), dated from the proclamation of the restoration of political power to the emperor on 3 January 1868 (or the ninth day of the twelfth month of the fourth year of Keiô, according to the…

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