SBS Empires - Japan: Memoirs Of A Secret Empire (Narrated by Richard Chamberlain) (2003) | ISO | 4.36 GB
Narrated by Richard Chaberlain, Released 2003
Japan:Memoirs of a Secret Empire brings to life the unknown story of amysterious empire, its relationship with the west and the forging of anation that would emerge as one of the most important countries in theworld. Commanding Shoguns and Samurai warriors, exotic geisha andexquisite artisans - all were part of the Japanese renaissance - aperiod between the 16th and 19th centuries when Japan went from chaosand violence to a land of ritual refinement and peace. But stabilitycame at a price: for nearly 250 years, Japan was a land closed to theWestern world, ruled by the Shogun under his absolute power and control.