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Kagen (嘉元) was a Japanese era (年号,, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Kengen and before Tokuji. This period started in August 1303 and ended in December 1306.[1] During this time, the emperor was Go-Nijō-tennō (後二条天皇).[2]

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  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Kagen" in Japan encyclopedia, p. 447.
  2. Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du Japon, pp. 275-278; Varley, H. Paul. Jinnō Shōtōki, p. 239.
  3. Perkins, George W. (1990). The Clear Mirror: a Chronicle of the Japanese Court during the Kamakura Period, p. 150; Imperial Household Agency (Kunaichō), 後深草天皇 (89); retrieved 2012-5-16.
  4. Perkins, p. 151; Kunaichō, 亀山天皇 (90); retrieved 2012-5-16.
  5. Nussbaum, "Ashikaga Takauji" at p. 55.

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