Edo Archive

Tokugawa Ieyasu – Greatest Samurai General

Introduction to Japan’s Greatest Samurai General Tokugawa Ieyasu was a Japanese feudal lord, shogun, and military dictator who founded the Tokugawa shogunate that ruled Japan from 1603 to 1868. Ieyasu was born in Okazaki Castle and his

Tokugawa Shogunate

The Tokugawa Shogunate was a feudal Japanese military government, which existed between  1600 and 1868. At the head of the government was the Shogun. All members are referred to as members of the Tokugawa clan, and these

Japanese Periods Timeline

This is an infographic of Japanese Periods through the years.