By Mary Elizabeth Berry
Using diaries and concrete documents (extensively quoted within the text), Berry explores the violence of struggle, misrule, deepest justice, outlawry, and renowned rebellion. She additionally examines the buildings of order, outdated and new, that abated chaos and abetted social transformation.
The wartime tradition of Kyoto involves lifestyles in a breathtaking learn that covers the uprising of the Lotus sectarians, the association of labor and tool in commoner neighborhoods, the replotting of city geography, and the redefinition of authority and status within the area of play.
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