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Deborah Ann DeSnoo in Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire

Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire

2004 NR

As Europeans worked to extend their reach across the globe, the people of Japan were decidedly isolationist. This documentary spotlights 16th- and 17th-century Japan as seen through the eyes of the samurai, the artist, the foreigner and many others.