History of Japan

Isaac Meyer

Education, Higher Education

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Education 70
Higher Education 16

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 88 - The Quest for Immortality

February 7th, 2015

Episode 89 of 170 episodes

This week; a mad emperor on a quest to live forever, and the sorcerer who led an expedition to make it happen and may just have founded Japanese civilization in the process (but probably not). It's the likely untrue but still fun and interesting story of Xu Fu!