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Kunisada... Namazu and Giant Catfish

Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)  Ichikawa Danzo Subduing a Giant Catfish, c1820.

Once again, Japan has been struck by a catastrophic earthquake. The mid-April quakes that hit the southern island of Kyushu, caused much devastation with at least 34 people thought to have been killed, about 1,500 injured and more feared buried after building collapses and landslides. 348 more words

Japanese Woodblock Prints

Prayer Alert: Japan Hit By 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake

Japan has been hit by a second major earthquake in two days.  On Thursday, a magnitude 6.9 earthquake hit the island country destroying homes and buildings and killing 9 people.  164 more words

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