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Japanese 499C: The Samurai

This library guide is for Professor Bargen's seminar on the Samurai for the Commonwealth Honors College

From the Library Catalog

Here are some examples of subject headings that you can use to locate research on your topic:

Japan -- History -- 1185-1600

Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868

Japan -- History, Military -- To 1868.

Japan -- social life and customs -- 1600-1868

Military art and science -- Japan

Samurai

Bushido

Ronin

Revenge 

Women -- Japan -- History. 

Best databases

Broader/General Coverage

Print Indexes

You may still want to consult print indexes from time to time. Here is one that provides coverage you won't find online.

Cumulative Bibliography of Asian Studies, 1941-1965. Subject Bibliography.

Cumulative Bibliography of Asian Studies, 1966-1970. Subject Bibliography.

UM DuBois (21st floor) Z3001.B5

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