Madnick Global History 9. Chain of islands. Japan-the basics. Made up of more than 3,000 islands. Seas protected Japan from invasion Never conquered by other people. archipelago. Shinto. Japan’s major religion Kami=Shinto gods/spirits Kami are found in nature:
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Earth, Fire, Wind, Water
His Imperial Majesty AKIHITO, the 125th Emperor of Japan, of the Supreme Order of the Chrysanthemum, Order of the Rising Sun, Order of the Sacred Treasure, elder son of the late Emperor Hirohito and Empress Kojun , born on 23 December 1933 at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.
-social/political system based on ownership of land, military service to one’s superior, and loyalty between rulers and the ruled
-controlled all land