Hita, Ōita

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Map of Ōita Prefecture showing Hita

Hita (日田市, Hita-shi) is a Japanese city in Ōita Prefecture on the island of Kyushu.[1]

History[change | change source]

Hita was a castle town in the Edo period.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2002). "Ōita" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 336.
  2. Deal, William E. (2005). Handbook to Life in Medieval and Early Modern Japan, p. 71.

Other websites[change | change source]

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