Lost Treasures of the Ancient World 3: Samurai Japan - A Journey Back in Time

Lost Treasures of the Ancient World 3: Samurai Japan - A Journey Back in Time

     
 

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This video is part of the Lost Treasures of the Ancient World series that examines some of the ancient civilizations of the world. In Lost Treasures of the Ancient World: Japan, the Japan of thousands of years ago is the topic. The Samurai warrior class was born to protect the interests of the society's feudal overlords. The video takes an in-depth look…  See more details below

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This video is part of the Lost Treasures of the Ancient World series that examines some of the ancient civilizations of the world. In Lost Treasures of the Ancient World: Japan, the Japan of thousands of years ago is the topic. The Samurai warrior class was born to protect the interests of the society's feudal overlords. The video takes an in-depth look at this culture and its code of Bushido. The role of the Shinto and Buddhist religions are considered. The viewer is taken to Japan to see some of the ancient temples and other historic sites of this country. ~ Rose of Sharon Winter

Product Details

Release Date:
01/31/2006
UPC:
0032031709294
Original Release:
2000
Rating:
NR
Source:
Kultur Video
Region Code:
1
Time:
0:50:00

Special Features

Superb 3D graphics; State-of-the-art computer generated animation; All new location footage; Expert commentary and analyses

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Disc #1 -- Lost Treasures of the Ancient World: Samurai Japan - A Journey Back in Time
1. Opening [:48]
2. Pre-Samurai Japan [5:15]
3. Impact of Buddhism [3:46]
4. Age of the Fuiwara [7:14]
5. The Rise of the Shogundate [1:21]
6. The Samurai [1:08]
7. Bushido [2:05]
8. Samurai Armor [:46]
9. The Samurai Sword [2:21]
10. Mongol Invasion [4:54]
11. Rise of the Muromachi [2:09]
12. The Role of Zen Buddhism [3:23]
13. The Warring States Period [3:33]
14. The Takugawa Shogunate [3:14]
15. Building for War [4:00]
16. Fate of the Samurai [4:23]

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