Hy Go Prefecture

Hy Go Prefecture

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hy go Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located in the Kansai region on Honsh island. The capital is Kobe.The prefecture's name was previously alternately spelled as Hiogo.Present-day Hy go Prefecture includes the former provinces of Harima, Tajima, Awaji, and parts of Tamba and Settsu.In 1180, near the end of the Heian Period, Emperor Antoku, Taira no Kiyomori, and the Imperial court moved briefly to Fukuhara, in what is now the city of Kobe. There the capital remained for five months.Himeji Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is in the city of Himeji.show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613591278X
  • 9786135912784