Origin of shogunate
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The shogunate and the feudal system had fallen, to rise no more.Historic Tales, Vol. 12 (of 15)
Oguri, an able man, was the finance minister of the Shogunate at the time.
These they received through the Shogunate, but the giver was the emperor.
Above all, there was one such belonging to the Shogunate itself.
He lived in the last period of the Shogunate and studied Dutch books.The Foundations of Japan
J.W. Robertson Scott
- Japanese history the office or rule of a shogun
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Word Origin and History for shogunate
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