History of Japan

Isaac Meyer

Education, Higher Education

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Education 141
Higher Education 22

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.


Episode 42 - Striking from the Shadows

February 14th, 2014

Episode 41 of 200 episodes

This week, we're going to discuss the ninja, or at least what we can discern about them from the limited information that's out there. We'll discuss their origins, historic exploits, and the mythologization that turned them into the pop culture warriors we know and love today.

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