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The 47 Ronin

Hello brave Googlers, searching for more information about the 47 Ronin after today’s episode of Ancient Black Ops. You’ll probably need this excerpt from… 985 more words


Vintage Japanese Painting of the Day: "The Tale of the Forty-Seven Loyal Warriors"

“The tale of the forty-seven loyal warriors is based on events that took place inJapan in the years 1701-03. The warriors vowed to avenge the death of their master Lord Enya Hangan, who had been ordered to commit suicide as punishment for drawing his sword and attacking a high official in the palace. 77 more words

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