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Feature History – Meiji Restoration Feature History – Meiji Restoration

[Dramatic Japanese oriental music] BEAUTY AND HARMONY… GOVERNED BY ONE ETERNAL LAW… ALL THAT BEGINS… MUST END… THE REIGN OF THE SHOGUNATE IS OVER! Sorry, I always wanted to do that. [Intro music] Hello, and welcome to Feature History, featuring the Meiji Restoration… or, more accurately, Meiji’s Cabinet’s Restoration. The boy was still trying to…

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Samurai, Daimyo, Matthew Perry, and Nationalism: Crash Course World History #34 Samurai, Daimyo, Matthew Perry, and Nationalism: Crash Course World History #34

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about nationalism, the most important global phenomenon of the nineteenth century and also the phenomenon responsible for one of the most commented-upon aspects of Crash Course, my globes being out of date. USS “R” not a country! [Explosion noise.]…

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