Medieval Japan Review
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The Japanese word for a apirit of nature
A kind of Japanese drama originally performed for the lower classes with audience participation and elaborate scenery;men played all part
Japanese puppet theater with large puppets; the puppeteers dress in black.
Tale of Genji
A classic story about a medieval Japancese prince, one of the world's first novels
This word refers to ritual sucicide a samurai might commit to preserve his grouop's or his own personal honor.
The ____ clan held real power in Japan for 300 years during the Heian period by marrying their daughters to imperial sons.
this word means the way of the warrior and represents the mythical code of honon, loyalty and self-discipline.
the capital and home of the emperor for over 1000 years.
Squeaks when entered
Professional female entertainer
rope made of rice straw
gate to a shinto shrine
upper class ride in