Memoirs of A Secret EmpireDVD - 2004
Explores the period between the 16th and 19th centuries in Japan by examining the lives of shoguns, samurais, geishas, and the very few westerners allowed into Japan . Japan was then a world unto itself, closed to outsiders, and ruled by shoguns with absolute control. During this period, Japan transitioned from chaos and violence to a land of ritual refinement and peace.
Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video, 2004, c2003
Branch Call Number: DVD 952 JAP NVD
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Empires (Television program)