Muromachi period

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Muromachi period (室町時代, Muromachi jidai), also known as the Muromachi era, the Ashikaga era, or the Ashikaga period, is a division of Japanese history.[1] The period started in 1333 and ended in 1573.

Ashikaga shogunate[change | change source]

The years of the Ashikaga shogunate are called the Muromachi period.[2] The name comes from the district of Kyoto in which this series of shoguns had an official home. This home was also known as the Muromachi Palace (室町殿, Muromachi-dono) or Flower Palace (花の御所, Hana no Gosho).[1]

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  10. Asian Historical Architecture, "Ryōan-ji Temple - 竜安寺 (built 1488 onward)". Retrieved 2012-4-27.
  11. History of Kagoshima Archived 2011-11-08 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 2012-4-27.
  12. Catholic Bishops Conference of Japan, "An Overview of the History of the Catholic Church in Japan". Retrieved 2012-4-27.
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  14. Miyajima Tourist Association, "History of Miyajima"; Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), The Great Battle at Miyajima (Miyajima ôgassen no zu), woodblock print, c. 1865[permanent dead link]. Retrieved 2012-4-27.
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  17. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric (2002). Japan Encyclopedia. Harvard University Press. pp. 30–31. ISBN 978-0-674-01753-5.

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