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History of Japan

Isaac Meyer

Education, Higher Education

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Higher Education 19

This podcast, assembled by a PhD student in History at the University of Washington, covers the entire span of Japanese history. Each week we'll tackle a new topic, ranging from prehistoric Japan to the modern day.

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Episode 119 - The Fall of the Samurai, Part 3

September 26th, 2015

Episode 120 of 176 episodes

So why did President Millard Filmore decide to send an expedition to Japan? Who exactly was Commodore Perry? And why did he have such a thing for giving people model trains? All that and more, this week.

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