View Full Version : Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire

The Lawspeaker
02-27-2010, 02:13 PM

The Way of the Samurai - Tokugawa Ieyasu unifies Japan and establishes a dynasty that will rule Japan for over 250 years.


The Will of the Shogun - The grandson of Ieyasu, Tokugawa Iemitsu, tightens control over Japan's warlords and expels all foreigners.


The Return of the Barbarians - Isolated from the West, 18th century Edo flourishes culturally and economically, becoming one of the liveliest cities in the world. But foreign forces are coming.

PBS-Empire Series. (http://www.pbs.org/empires/)

02-27-2010, 02:26 PM
It's sad indeed to see what the legacy of men like Ieyasu and Nobunaga has become.