Japan

Empress Teimei

Empress Teimei

Books: Hills, Ben. 2006. Princess Masako: Prisoner of the Chrysanthemum Throne. New York, NY: Tarcher [u.a.]. Minnich, Helen Benton. 2012. Japanese Costume: And the Makers of its Elegant Tradition. Boston: Tuttle Publishing. Websites: Empress Teimei – Wikipedia      

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Empress Shōken

Empress Shōken

Books: MacAllister, Ian. 1993. Sustaining Relief with Development: Strategic Issues for the Red Cross and Red Crescent. Dordrecht u.a: Nijhoff. Websites: Enshrined Deities – Meiji Jingu Empress Shōken – Wikipedia      

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Tokugawa Masako

Tokugawa Masako

Books: Daniell, Thomas, and Akihiko Seki. 2012. Houses and Gardens of Kyoto. New York: Tuttle Pub. Yonemoto, Marcia. 2016. The Problem of Women in Early Modern Japan. Oakland, California: University of California Press. Websites: Tokugawa Masako– Wikipedia      

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Empress Go-Sakuramachi

Empress Go-Sakuramachi

Articles: Morris, Ivan. “Ancient Japanese Empresses,” The World of the Shining Prince. (New York: Alfred A. Knopf) The Clio Project 2005 (PDF) Books: Brinkley, F., and Dairoku Kikuchi. 1915. A History of the Japanese People from the Earliest Times to the End of the Meiji Era. New York: Encyclopædia Britannica Co. Jackson, Guida Myrl. 1999. Women Rulers […]

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Empress Meishō

Empress Meishō

Articles: Lillehoj (DePaul University.), Elizabeth. “Empress Meishō (1623–96) and Cultural Pursuits at the Japanese Imperial Court. Asia Pacific Perspective, Fall/Winter, 2013-14, pgs.1-32. Morris, Ivan. “Ancient Japanese Empresses,” The World of the Shining Prince. (New York: Alfred A. Knopf) The Clio Project 2005 (PDF) Tanaka, Akira. “Leisure Activities at the Kawara Imperial Villa of Retired Empress […]

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